A new issue of Journal of Popular Music Studies has just been posted. At the IASPM-US web page you can read about it, survey a list of books published in the first months of 2019 (let us know what we’ve missed or what’s coming out next quarter), and see the winners for best book and best article at our most recent conference. Enjoy! (from Eric Weisbard)
We are happy to inform you that the proceedings of the IASPM conference held in Kassel in 2017 is finally published by Springer. You may order e-book and/or softcover copy of “Contemporary Popular Music Studies” via this link: https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783658252526. Please find here short description and table of contents:
IASPM Journal Vol 8, No 2 (2018): Open Issue
You can find this issue here:
Editor: Koos Zwaan
Assistant Editor: Raquel Campos
Additional Editors: Tim J Anderson, Sarah Raine
Review Editor: Sarah Raine
Layout Editor: Raquel Campos
Articles from: Emília Barna & Ádám Ignácz and Jan-Peter Herbst & Tim Albrecht
Reviews from: Paul Long, Caroline Kennedy, Iain Taylor, Karlyn King and Eveleigh Buck-Matthews
Ethnomusicology Review is now accepting submissions for Volume 22, scheduled for publication in Fall 2019. Starting as Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology (PRE) in 1984, Ethnomusicology Review is a refereed journal managed by UCLA graduate students and a faculty advisory board. We maintain an extensive editorial board and publish interdisciplinary music research in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Indonesian, and other languages on a case-by-case basis.
The History of European Jazz
Edited by Francesco Martinelli
Series: Popular Music History edited by Alyn Shipton
HB 9781781794463 £195
e-PDF 9781781796078 £195
752pp, 80 photos and 1 map
Pre-order quoting the code JAZZ from the book page of the Equinox website to receive 25% off:
This offer is valid until 15 September 2018 only.
new IASPM Journal special issue, “Gender Politics in the Music Industry”, guest edited
by Sarah Raine and Catherine Strong.
You can find this extensive issue here:
2017 IASPM Book Prize
Award: Jeremy Wade Morris, Selling Digital Music, Formatting Culture (University of California Press, 2015)
Award: Berenice Corti, Jazz Argentino: La música “negra” del país “blanco” (Gourmet Musical, 2015)
See the IASPM Book Prize page for previous winners and jury reports.
Perspectives on German Popular Music
Michael Ahlers and Christoph Jacke (editors)
Yodeling and Meaning in American Music
Timothy E. Wise
University Press of Mississippi
Icons of Pop Music: The Beatles