Articles about Socialism

Metal militia behind the Iron Curtain: Scene formation in 1980s East Germany
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 357-376

The article offers results from a three-year Ph.D. research about the East German metal scene in the 1980s. Due to the political circumstances of a divided Germany, two separate German metal scenes arose. In focus will be aspects of politics ...

Music (as) Labour: Professional Musicianship, Affective Labour and Gender in Socialist Yugoslavia
British Journal of Ethnomusicology (2015) Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 28-50

This article strives to broaden existing approaches in music scholarship, which, despite a long history of thinking about the role of music in shaping labour, have resulted in only sporadic attention to music labour itself. Drawing on Michael Hardt's and ...

Working-class consciousness and connections to place in the work of Rancid
Punk and Post Punk (2014) Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 243-256

Karl Marx once wrote that 'men [sic] make their own history but they do not make it in the circumstances of their own choosing'. This article studies the lyrics of the widely respected Californian punk band Rancid. With the Marx ...

L'affaire Bárdos
Muzsika (2014) Vol. 57, No. 9, pp. np

 

Working-class consciousness and connections to place in the work of Rancid
Punk & Post Punk (2014) Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 243-256

Karl Marx once wrote that 'men [sic] make their own history but they do not make it in the circumstances of their own choosing'. This article studies the lyrics of the widely respected Californian punk band Rancid. With the Marx ...