Popular Music and Society, Call for Papers: Special Issue on Beyoncé

Popular Music and Society Call for Papers Special Issue on Beyoncé Guest-edited by Marquita Smith, Kristin McGee, and Christina Baade Submissions are invited for a special issue of Popular Music and Society on the musical and cultural impact of Beyoncé.   The 2016 launch of Lemonade and the Formation World Tour–along with Beyoncé’s numerous otherContinue reading “Popular Music and Society, Call for Papers: Special Issue on Beyoncé”

Door groot succes studentenconferentie 19 mei programma uitgebreid met extra panel!

Because there are so many students and people interested in the conference May 19th there is an extra (Dutch) panel added to the final schedule/Wegens grote interesse in de eerste studentenconferentie organiseren wij een extra Nederlandstalig ochtendpanel aan het programma dat nu definitief is: Meer informatie over de studiedag:

Eerste Nederlandse Pop Muziek Studies Studentenconferentie in Groningen, 19 mei 2016

IASPM Benelux organiseert op 19 mei 2016 de eerste Nederlandse Pop Muziek Studies Studentenconferentie in Groningen! Kennen jullie enthousiaste studenten [Bachelor of Masterniveau] die graag hun onderzoek [scripties maar ook werkstukken en work-in-progress] met andere studenten en experts willen delen voor feedback en discussie? En die interesse hebben in een academisch netwerk? Stuur ze dan graagContinue reading “Eerste Nederlandse Pop Muziek Studies Studentenconferentie in Groningen, 19 mei 2016”

IASPM Pop Thesis Prize: deadline extended! (spread the word)

We want to alert you to this year’s KVNM and International Association for the Study of Popular Music Benelux Popular Music Thesis Prize. The deadline has been extended to Nov. 1st, 2015. Here is the call once more: The International Association for the Study of Popular Music Benelux, together with the Royal Association for DutchContinue reading “IASPM Pop Thesis Prize: deadline extended! (spread the word)”

Announcement: IASPM Benelux BA and MA Popular Music Thesis Prize 2015

The International Association for the Study of Popular Music Benelux, together with the Royal Association for Dutch Music History (KVNM), invites student applicants to apply for the Bachelors and Masters Popular Music Thesis Prize. This prize honors outstanding research by students writing about popular music. The prize is to award the best-researched and best-written BAContinue reading “Announcement: IASPM Benelux BA and MA Popular Music Thesis Prize 2015”

Call for papers: Transposition. Musique et sciences sociales

Transposition. Musique et sciences sociales http://transposition.revues.org/ Issue 6 (2016): Listening lines, online listening Coordination: Stéphan-Éloïse Gras et Peter Szendy Since the 1990s, listening has been the subject of growing interest, in terms of not only its social history, but the related technical media and philosophical aspects. Research such as that presented by James H. Johnson (ListeningContinue reading “Call for papers: Transposition. Musique et sciences sociales”

IASPM Thesis Prize Announcement!

The IASPM Benelux (The International Association for the Study of Popular Music Benelux) and the KVNM (The Royal Society for Music History of the Netherlands) would like to congratulate: Bram Nigten (MA University of Groningen, Department of Arts, Culture and Media) for winning the  IASPM Benelux/KVNM Popular Music 2014 MA Thesis Prize for his excellentContinue reading “IASPM Thesis Prize Announcement!”

job announcement: University Lecturer Artistic Entrepreneurship and Arts Marketing (1.0 fte)

The University of Groningen provides high quality teaching and research, is internationally oriented, respects differences in ambition and talent, works actively with business, the government and the public, and ranks among the best universities in Europe. Job description The Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen is seeking a University Lecturer in Artistic EntrepreneurshipContinue reading “job announcement: University Lecturer Artistic Entrepreneurship and Arts Marketing (1.0 fte)”

Boek + CD van Lutgard Mutsaers – Roep der Verten. Krontjong van roots naar revival

Met repatrianten uit Indonesië kwam krontjong mee naar Nederland. De levenslijn was doorgesneden. De muziek kwijnde weg. Net op tijd keerde de revivalbeweging het tij. De aanstormende generatie blies de muziek van hun geschiedenis nieuw leven in. Dit is de geschiedenis van die muziek. Tussen roots en revival staan vijf eeuwen, een halve aardbol enContinue reading “Boek + CD van Lutgard Mutsaers – Roep der Verten. Krontjong van roots naar revival”