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The Punk Scene in France (1976-2016)

issue 13-1, edited by Solveig Serre and Luc Robène.

The introduction, 3 tribunes, a conference report and 4 book reviews are in open access (some of them in English)

Table of contents : http://www.cairn.info/revue-volume-2016-2.htm

Purchase online : http://www.lespressesdureel.com/ouvrage.php?id=5165&menu=2

Cooperation in Popular Music

The third issue of our collection « Music and Professional Environment ». 

Downloadable here, for free : http://volume.revues.org/4914

Forthcoming (2017) : 

  • A « varia » issue (early 2017)
  • An issue on Jamaican music (April 2017)

Read us in English!

58 papers in English (and dozens of book reviews and conference reports), downloadable for free, here: http://volume.revues.org/2135



Countercultures and popular music

You can know read all the papers published in Countercultures and Popular Music (Sheila Whiteley & Jedediah Sklower, eds., Ashgate, 2014), that had not been published in the « Countercultures » issues of Volume! (9-1 and 9-2), at the following address : https://volume.revues.org/2135#tocto1n6.


Vibrations. Musiques, médias, société

This journal, created by Antoine Hennion, Jean-Rémy Julien and Jean-Claude Klein, was the first one in France to deal exclusively with popular music. 

We have started digitizing it - 4 issues (out of 6) plus the book Rock, From History to Myth (Patrick Mignon & Antoine Hennion, eds.), are available in open access on Persée.org. You can read and download everything here: http://www.persee.fr/collection/vibra

  • « Musical Miscegenation » (1985, no 1),
  • « The Instrument» (1986, no 2),
  • « Radio Music » (1986, no 3),
  • « Film Music » (1987, no 4),
  • Rock, de l’histoire au mythe (ed. Patrick Mignon & Antoine Hennion, Paris, Anthropos/Economica, 1991).



« The Punk Scene in France (1976-2016) » 

A conference at the Cité de la musique-Philharmonie de Paris, 25 & 26 November 2016.

Information here : http://philharmoniedeparis.fr/fr/activite/colloque/16927-la-scene-punk-en-france

« Watching Music : Music Video Cultures »

An international conference at the Cité de la musique-Philharmonie de Paris, 2 & 3 December 2016, 

with Will Straw, Diane Railton, Warren Buckland, Henry Keazor

Information here : http://volume.revues.org/5118

« Exchanges on Popular Music »

3rd conference by the Acemup association, at the Centre Barbara Fleury-Goutte d’Or, 9 December 2016,

with Simon Frith.

Information here (soon) : http://www.acemup.fr

« Conceived to Last. Francophone Perspectives on Hip-Hop Music »

An international conference at the Maison des Métallos, Paris, February 2017.

Information soon on our website, call for papers here : http://calenda.org/364895

« Rock and Violence »

International conference at the University of Rouen, June 2017.

Information soon on our website, call for papers here : https://volume.revues.org/4904



We are distributed in France by les presses du réel (from issue 7-1 on). 

More info here: http://www.lespressesdureel.com/magazine.php?id=138&menu


We are an independent journal, and need your support! Subscribe! You can directly order our journal by contacting us (equipe@seteun.net), or via PayPal herehttp://www.seteun.net/spip.php?article275

For institutional subscriptions, contact EBSCO: volume@fr.ebsco.com 

More info here : http://volume.revues.org/1643

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