Articles about Pop

Beyond the Narrative: Considering the Larger Pedagogical Toolbox for the Popular Music Survey
Journal of Music History Pedagogy (2014) Vol. 5, No. 1

This essay contributes responds to David Blake’s re-envisioning of university popular music curricula. In what follows, I engage with Blake’s suggestions for a post-hip hop pedagogical toolkit and propose ways to expand the discussion to encompass a larger holistic examination ...

Popular Music, Gender and Sexualities
IASPM Journal (2012) Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 78-85

This paper responds to Philip Tagg’s discussion of the state of popular music studies since the formation of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (Tagg, 2011) by foregrounding issues concerning the current position of popular music studies, ...