Volume ! La revue des musiques populaires

L'industrie de la musique en France: géographie économique d'un secteur en mutation
Volume ! La revue des musiques populaires (2002) Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 101-118

Among the cultural industries, the music industry is understudied. Its structure has been deeply modified under the effect of the Internet-related innovations and by the horizontal and vertical integration of the multimedia multinationals. These two evolutions are linked, both being ...

A Case Study of Zebda: Republicanism, "métissage" and Authenticity in Contemporary France
Volume ! La revue des musiques populaires (2002) Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 59-69

This paper looks at the production and distribution of Zebda's cultural identity, perceived as 'alternative' or 'oppositional' in French popular music. Using the pluridisciplinary method of Cultural Studies, we examine how artists, producers and media create discourses that attempt to ...