Cloonan, Martin: Popular Music & the State in the UK (Ashgate Books) Hardback


Catalogue No: 9780754653738

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Subtitle: Culture, Trade or Industry? Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents and Reviews

Contents: Introduction: pop politics and a personal journey; Popular music and politics from the 1950s - a brief guide; Cultural policy from 1945 to New Labour; New Labour - new pop?; Reporting the music industries; Policy on the ground: the new deal for musicians; A new lens? Popular music and devolution - the case of Scotland; Conclusion: from benign to promotional?; Bibliography; Index.