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Branding, sponsorship and the music festival

The Pop Festival : History, Music, Media, Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...This chapter examines the relationship between music festivals and sponsorship/branding in Britain. This is an important area to examine because the remarkable growth of the music festival sector over the past 20 years has been paralleled...

“I’m a Bit of a Threat”: Immortality According to Roz Kaveney

Rachel Lee Rubin

Rachel Lee Rubin is Professor of American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston, USA, and Director of the Center for the Study of Humanities, Culture, and Society. She has published and taught extensively on popular music, popular culture, and culture of the American left. Rubin is a regular media commentator on popular culture and public affairs. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Creative Activism : Conversations on Music, Film, Literature, and Other Radical Arts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Roz Kaveney frequently introduces herself as follows: “I was reared Catholic but got over it, was born male but got over it, stopped sleeping with boys about the time I stopped being one and am much happier than I was when I was younger.”...

‘I Sometimes Feel So Lost’: Brighter

Michael White

Michael White has been writing about popular and underground music, for publications in his native Canada and internationally, for 20 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popkiss : The Life and Afterlife of Sarah Records

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...At its burdensome peak, Sarah was receiving in excess of a dozen demos per week, each of which required an attentive ear and, more often than not, a polite letter of decline from Wadd or Haynes. These were in addition to the hundreds...

‘Sarah Records Unequivocally Supports a Fully Integrated Light-Rail Rapid-Transit System for the Greater Bristol Area’: Expressions of Civic Pride

Michael White

Michael White has been writing about popular and underground music, for publications in his native Canada and internationally, for 20 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popkiss : The Life and Afterlife of Sarah Records

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Guy Debord, the French theorist and founding father of Situationism, defined psychogeography as ‘the study of the precise laws and specific effects of the geographical environment, consciously organized or not, on the emotions and behaviour...

Mark Stewart, ‘Somewhere’

Mute Records : Artists, Business, History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Mark Stewart was born in Bristol in 1960. In 1976 he co-founded the post-punk, funk, dub, free jazz ensemble, the Pop Group, with Gareth Sager, Simon Underwood, John Waddington, Dan Katsis and Bruce...

Adventures in English space and time: Sound as experience in Doctor Who (An Unearthly Child)

Mad Dogs and Englishness : Popular Music and English Identities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...To Dick Mills, who I had the pleasure of chatting with at the Official 50th Anniversary Celebration in London.In An Unearthly Child, Susan Foreman, mysterious granddaughter of the Doctor and eponymous subject of the title, lets it be known,...

The (un)masked bard: Burial’s denied profile and the memory of English underground music

Mad Dogs and Englishness : Popular Music and English Identities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Intro (South London Boroughs) A train crosses South London, late at night, sharp and feline like a blade trimming a thick, dark velvet fabric. The vehicle is running fast, but the time inside seems to be flowing slow. As if it was covered...

Photo-essay: Free festivals, new travellers and the free party scene in Britain, 1981–1992

The Pop Festival : History, Music, Media, Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Glastonbury Green Gathering, Somerset, July 1982. Cannock Chase, Staffordshire, July 1985. Montgomery, Powys, July 1984. Inglestone Common, Avon, July 1993....

Everybody talk about pop music: Un-Convention as alternative to festival, from DIY music to social change

The Pop Festival : History, Music, Media, Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...… it’s not like a traditional type of festival, but yeah – let’s say a musical celebration and bringing people together. Un-Convention began in 2008 as a small gathering of grassroots and independent music industry...

The Adaptive Musician: The Case of Peter Hook and Graham Massey

Ewa Mazierska

Ewa Mazierska is Professor of Film Studies at the University of Central Lancashire, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Tony Rigg

Tony Rigg is a music business practitioner with a background in senior management positions for market leading companies, a music producer with a chart pedigree and an educator. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popular Music in the Post-Digital Age : Politics, Economy, Culture and Technology

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...This chapter examines the artistic trajectories of two musicians originating from the North-West of England, Peter Hook and Graham Massey. Their music careers began in the 1970s, spanning five decades at the time of writing. Each attained...