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Filipinos Represent: DJs, Racial Authenticity, and the Hip-hop Nation

Antonio T. Tiongson Jr.

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816679386
eISBN:
9781452948416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816679386.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The “Hip-hop Nation” has been scouted, staked out, and settled by journalists and scholars alike. This book asks questions aimed at interrogating how nation is conceptualized within the context of ... More


Chanting Down the New Jerusalem: Calypso, Christianity, and Capitalism in the Caribbean

Francio Guadeloupe

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520254886
eISBN:
9780520942639
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520254886.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This ethnography probes the ethos and attitude created by radio disc jockeys on the bi-national Caribbean island of Saint Martin/Sint Maarten. Examining the intersection of Christianity, calypso, and ... More


The Normative Boundaries of Filipinoness

Antonio T. Tiongson

in Filipinos Represent: DJs, Racial Authenticity, and the Hip-hop Nation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816679386
eISBN:
9781452948416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816679386.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines how Filipino American DJs turn to DJing to reconstitute “Filipinoness”, or what it means to be Filipino. Rather than signifying a “loss of culture” or a “loss of tradition” due ... More


Gentleman Troubadours and Andean Pop Stars: Huayno Music, Media Work, and Ethnic Imaginaries in Urban Peru

Joshua Tucker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226923956
eISBN:
9780226923970
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226923970.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Exploring Peru’s lively music industry and the studio producers, radio DJs, and program directors that drive it, this book is an account of the deliberate development of artistic taste. Focusing on ... More


South Bronx DJs vs. Other DJs

Joseph C. Ewoodzie Jr.

in Break Beats in the Bronx: Rediscovering Hip-Hop's Early Years

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469632759
eISBN:
9781469632773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469632759.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter’s first section, introduces two new actors, Afrika Bambaataa and Grandmaster Flash, both of whom followed in the footsteps of Kool DJ Herc. It provides their biographical portraits and ... More


The Life and Times of Dandy Don Logan

Don Logan

in Shreveport Sounds in Black and White

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110416
eISBN:
9781604733037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110416.003.0022
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter describes DJ Don Logan’s experiences with Shreveport radio and record companies from the late 1950s into the early 1970s. It Logan’s reflections on the symbiotic relationships between ... More


Creative Processes in Hypermedia Literature: Single Purpose, Multiple Authors

Doménico Chiappe

in Latin American Cyberculture and Cyberliterature

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310614
eISBN:
9781846313462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313462.014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter presents a series of reflections on the nature of creativity in/for cyberspace, particularly for those working in groups on multimedia projects or collective novels. It analyses the ... More


Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music

S. Alexander Reed

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199832583
eISBN:
9780190268305
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199832583.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Noisy, confrontational, and controversial, industrial music first emerged in the mid-1970s around bands and performance groups who combined avant-garde electronic music with the provocative attitude ... More


The Sydney Club Scene and the Sampling of Global Electronic Dance Music Culture

E D Montano

in Sampling Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199949311
eISBN:
9780199364749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199949311.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

Fusing sample-based literature and scene-centered discussion, this chapter explores sampling in the context of the industry logics that underpin scene formation. Based on a decade of ethnographic ... More


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