Week 10: Glamorous Indie Rock and Roll?

Matthew Bannister (2006) ‘”Loaded”: indie guitar rock, canonism, white masculinities’, Popular Music, Vol 25, Iss 1,   http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S026114300500070X

Matthew Bannister (2006) White Boys, White Noise: Masculinities and 1980s Indie Guitar Rock, Aldershot: Ashgate [Google Books link]

Samantha Bennett (2014) ‘Explainer: indie music’, The Conversationhttp://theconversation.com/explainer-indie-music-28321 

Stuart Borthwick and Ron Moy (2004) Popular Music Genres: An Introduction, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press (especially chapter 10) [Google Books link]

Wendy Fonarow (2006) Empire of Dirt: The Aesthetics and Rituals of British Indie Music, Middletown: Wesleyan University Press (especially chapter 1) [Google Books link]

David Hesmondhalgh (1999) ‘Indie: The Institutional Politics and Aesthetics of a Popular Music Genre’, Cultural Studies, Vol 13, Iss 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/095023899335365

Ryan Hibbett (2005) ‘What is Indie Rock and Roll?’, Popular Music and Society, Vol 28, Iss 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0300776042000300972 [alt link .pdf]

 

 

 

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