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New Issue 3.2 (2016) of the Journal of World Popular Music published

Thursday, January 12, 2017   (0 Comments)
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We are pleased to announce the publication of issue 3.2 (2016) of the Journal of World Popular Music, which can be accessed via the embedded links and on the journal website: https://journals.equinoxpub.com/index.php/JWPM/issue/current.  

Table of Contents


Editors’ Introduction

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Simone Krüger Bridge, Sarah Baker


Asian Popular Music

Sounding the Bromance: The Chopstick Brothers’ ‘Little Apple’ Music Video, Genre, Gender and the Search for Meaning in Chinese Popular Music

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Jonathan P. J. Stock



From South Korea to the Southern Hemisphere: K-Pop below the Equator

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Stephen Epstein



Bart Barendregt, ed. 2014. Sonic Modernities in the Malay World: A History of Popular Music, Social Distinction and Novel Lifestyles (1930s–2000s). Leiden: Brill. 375pp. ISBN 978-9-00-425986-7 (hbk)

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Jun Zubillaga-Pow



David Novak. 2013. Japanoise: Music and the Edge of Circulation. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press. 292pp. ISBN 978-0-8223-5392-8 (pbk)

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Russell P. Skelchy



Rosemary Overell. 2014. Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and Japan. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 224pp. ISBN 9781-137-40676-7 (hbk)

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Daniel Wilson



Patrick W. Galbraith and Jason G. Karlin, eds. 2012. Idols and Celebrity in Japanese Media Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 256pp. ISBN 978-0-230-29830-9 (hbk)

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Keisuke Yamada


The Individual in World Popular Music

Jocelyne Guilbault and Roy Cape. 2014. Roy Cape: A Life on the Calypso and Soca Bandstand. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press. 286pp. ISBN 978-0-8223-5774-2 (pbk)

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Kent Windress



John Collins. 2015. Fela: Kalakuta Notes, 2nd edn. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press. 344pp. ISBN 978-0-8195-7539-5 (pbk)

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Mike Hajimichael



Banning Eyre. 2015. Lion Songs: Thomas Mapfumo and the Music that Made Zimbabwe. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 339pp. ISBN 978-0-8223-5908-1 (hbk)

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Marc Duby



Rosario Dello Iacovo. 2014. Curre Curre Guagliò: Storie dei 99 Posse. Milan: Baldini & Castoldi. 304pp. ISBN 978-88-6852-666-5 (pbk)

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Marcello Messina


Cultural Trajectories of Popular Music

Voodoo Threads: The Cultural Trajectory of Dr. John’s ‘I Walk on Gilded Splinters’

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Philip Hayward , Matt Hill



Christopher J. Smith. 2013. The Creolization of American Culture: William Sidney Mount and the Roots of Blackface Minstrelsy. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press. 352pp. ISBN 978-0-252-03776-4 (hbk)

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Rob Bowman



Christopher Ballantine. 2012. Marabi Nights: Jazz, ‘Race’ and Society in Early Apartheid South Africa, 2nd edn. Scottsville: University of Kwazulu-Natal Press. 280pp. ISBN 978-1869142377 (pbk)

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Jostine Loubser



Paul Sullivan. 2014. Remixology: Tracing the Dub Diaspora. London: Reaktion Books. 264pp. ISBN 978-1-780-23199-0 (pbk)

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Jeff Wragg


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