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Popular Music

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The Bastard Instrument

A Cultural History of the Electric Bass

Centering the electric bass in popular music history

Tracks on the Trail

Popular Music, Race, and the US Presidency

How music defines US presidential campaigns
 

Rock This Way

Cultural Constructions of Musical Legitimacy

What remixes, covers, mash-ups, and parodies say about the perceived legitimacy of music making

The Taylor Mac Book

Ritual, Realness and Radical Performance

Brings together the voices of scholars, critics, and artists to celebrate the genius of Taylor Mac

Queer Voices in Hip Hop

Cultures, Communities, and Contemporary Performance

Positions queer and trans hip hop artists within a longer tradition of Black queer music

Everybody In, Nobody Out

Inspiring Community at Michigan's University Musical Society

A reflection on the power of the performing arts to engage and enrich communities

Rhymes in the Flow

How Rappers Flip the Beat

Reveals the deep roots, poetic structures, and uncommon artistry of rap poetry and performance