Articles about Politics

EUYO On Post-Brexit Future
Music Teacher (2016) Vol. 95, No. 8, pp. 13

 

Dan land ohne Kultur?
Opera (2016) Vol. 67, No. 6, pp. 677

 

The Singer as Individual: Pop Singers, Music and Political Propaganda in Contemporary Maltese Electoral Campaigns
Music and Politics (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. np

This article examines the role of pop music in Malta as a tool of political propaganda in contemporary electoral campaigning. Renowned local pop singers have played a very important role in this campaigning. Through the analyses of a number of ...

Place In the World
Music Teacher (2016) Vol. 95, No. 7, pp. 5

 

Let there be rock: 'Western' heavy metal in Soviet press and public opinion during the Soviet Union's final decade
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 377-394

In recent years, heavy metal music and its fans have received heightened consideration from the academic community, not only from a cultural perspective but also from a social, psychological and cultural standpoint; yet metal's role as a valid political force ...

I WASN'T SURE HOW TO GO ON
Billboard (2016) Vol. 128, No. 6, pp. 52-55

 

Behind the Doors: Perceptions of Reality
Music and Politics (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. np

If it is hyperbolic to claim that the Doors started a whole new discourse on dimensions so important and all-encompassing as aesthetics, ethics, society, and politics, it is nonetheless sensible to discuss whether the band threw the seeds for a ...

"It's Morning Again in America": How the Tuesday Team Revolutionized the Use of Music in Political Ads
Music and Politics (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. np

The year 1984 was a watershed in the use of music in U.S. television campaign advertising. Following on the heels of technological developments in sound reproduction in television sets and MTV's inception three years earlier, the 1984 presidential campaign saw ...

Crossing Borders
Opera (2016) Vol. 67, No. 8, pp. 958-963