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  1. Introduction 3 items
    These will be introductory resources and general texts that will be useful for many of the topics on the module
    1. The popular music studies reader - Andy Bennett, Barry Shank, Jason Toynbee 2006

      Book Recommended

    2. Understanding popular music culture - Roy Shuker 2016

      Book Recommended

    3. Popular music and society - Brian Longhurst, Danijela Bogdanović 2014

      Book Recommended

  2. Genre 8 items
    1. Popular Music Studies - Hesmondhalgh, David, 1963- 2002

      Book Recommended In particular, see the chapter: Brackett, David ‘(In search of) Musical Meaning: genres, categories and crossover’

    2. Popular music and youth culture: music, identity, and place - Andy Bennett 2000

      Book Recommended In particular: Chapter 6 ‘Hip Hop am Main, Rappin’ on the Tyne: Hip-hop culture as a local construct in two European cities’

    3. Popular music: the key concepts - Roy Shuker, Roy Shuker 2002

      Book Recommended

    4. Rock, the primary text: developing a musicology of rock - Allan F. Moore, Remy Martin 2019

      Book Recommended

  3. Analysing Sound and Text 4 items
    1. Speech, music, sound - Theo van Leeuwen 1999

      Book Recommended

    2. Analyzing popular music - Allan F. Moore 2003

      Book Recommended

    3. Song interpretation in 21st-century pop music - Ralf von Appen, André Doehring, Dietrich Helms, Allan F. Moore 2016

      Book Recommended

  4. Technologies of Production and Consumption 6 items
    1. Chapter 1. "‘Plugged in’: technology and popular music". - Paul Théberge

      Chapter Essential This is the essential reading for Week Four

    2. This is not a remix: piracy, authenticity and popular music - Margie Borschke 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    3. Digital signatures: the impact of digitization on popular music sound - Ragnhild Brøvig-Hanssen, Anne Danielsen 2016

      Book Recommended

  5. Adorno and the Frankfurt School 4 items
    1. After Adorno: rethinking music sociology - Tia DeNora 2003

      Book Recommended

    2. Key themes in media theory - Dan Laughey 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Background

    3. Adorno on music - Robert W. Witkin 1998

      Book Recommended

  6. The Business of Popular Music 5 items
    1. Music business and the experience economy - Peter Tschmuck 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    2. Music genres and corporate cultures - Keith Negus 1999

      Book Recommended

    3. The cultural industries - David Hesmondhalgh 2007

      Book Recommended

  7. Music and identity 5 items
    1. Access all eras: tribute bands and global pop culture - Shane Homan 2006

      Book Background

    2. She bop: the definitive history of women in popular music - Lucy O'Brien 2012

      Book Recommended

    3. Music video and the politics of representation - Diane Railton, Paul Watson 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

  8. Music and Violence 5 items
    1. Dark side of the tune: popular music and violence - Bruce Johnson, Martin Cloonan 2008

      Book Essential

    2. Seems like murder here: southern violence and the blues tradition - Adam Gussow 2002

      Book Background

    3. Mortality and music: popular music and the awareness of death - Christopher H. Partridge 2015

      Book Background

    4. Death Metal music: the passion and politics of a subculture - Natalie J. Purcell c2003

      Book Recommended

    5. Hip hop and philosophy: rhyme 2 reason 2005

      Book Background

  9. Music and other Media 2 items
    1. Playing along: digital games, YouTube, and virtual performance - Kiri Miller c2012

      Book Recommended