Articles about Lifestyles

Life Expectancy and Cause of Death in Popular Musicians: Is the Popular Musician Lifestyle the Road to Ruin?
Medical Problems of Performing Artists (2016) Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 37-44

Does a combination of lifestyle pressures and personality, as reflected in genre, lead to the early death of popular musicians? We explored overall mortality, cause of death, and changes in patterns of death over time and by music genre membership ...

Exploring the Global Decline of Music Education
Arts Education Policy Review (2016) Vol. 117, No. 2, pp. 96-103

This article seeks to explain the disjuncture between the decline of music education in schools and the importance music has in popular youth culture and in creativity within the new knowledge economy. The data discussed in this article have been ...