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Crash! Music press coverage of performers in automobile accidents

Mark Duffett

Dr Mark Duffett is Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies at the University of Chester. He is known for the book Understanding Fandom (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popular Music and Automobiles

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

Scholarly Books

...As a constantly updated, relatively modern technology, cars are part of a globalizing, self-reproducing capitalist system (Urry, 2004) that has colonized the natural landscape with freeways, suburbs, drive-ins, and flyovers. The ubiquity...

Glam Rock

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Encyclopedia Articles

...Glam rock, which appeared in 1971 and remained a vital genre through 1975, was one of the first new developments in rock music to come after the hippie counterculture of the 1960s and the psychedelic rock that was its central cultural...

The platformed Prometheus: Frankenstein and glam rock

Scary Monsters : Monstrosity, Masculinity and Popular Music

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Scholarly Books

...In 1986, Jon Stratton was able to ask the question, ‘Why Doesn’t Anybody Write Anything about Glam Rock?’ According to his article, glam rock had rather suffered in studies of popular music at the expense of alternative genres that were...