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Deadly sounds, deadly places : contemporary Aboriginal music in Australia / Peter Dunbar-Hall and Chris Gibson. (2004)

Authors: Dunbar-Hall, P. (Peter), ((author.)), Gibson, Chris, 1973-, ((author.))
Publisher:Sydney, NSW : University of NSW Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 102 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 25 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Contemporary Aboriginal music in Australia
Author:
  • Dunbar-Hall, P. (Peter), (author.)
Copyright:
  • ©2004
Content Types:
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 296 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Target Audience:
  • Adult
Summary:
  • This is the first comprehensive book on contemporary Aboriginal music in Australia. The book includes a discography of the artists featured in the book.
Contents:
  • Introduction : what is "contemporary Aboriginal music"?
  • Origins, institutions, industries
  • Music, place, and identity
  • Singing country
  • Aboriginality and transnational black culture : Hip-hop and R&​B
  • Sites as songs : place in the music of Warumpi Band
  • Djabugay : language, education, tourism, music
  • Recording and cultural tourism in Alice Springs
  • Meinmuk mujik : the Top End sound
  • Nitmiluk! : place and post-colonialism
  • Mapping the Kimberley : music and regionalism
  • Reclaiming country.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-289), discography (p. [263]-268), and index.
  • Tertiary/​Undergraduate.
  • General.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 9780868406220 (paperback)
  • 0868406228 (paperback)
Dewey Number:
  • 781.629915
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 53484902
  • 53484902
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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