Black music in Britain in the twenty-first century

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Liverpool University Press,, Volume 1, Liverpool, England, United Kingdom, p.xi, 264 pages : (2023)

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(OCoLC)fst00833971, (OCoLC)fst01071422, 2001-2010, Black people, fast, Great Britain, History and criticism., Music, Music., Popular music, Popular music., Songs and music


Includes bibliographical references and index.Diaspora music and the Black Atlantic. Dub Come save me: the diasporic roots of UK dub / Natalie Hyacinth ; RWD Selecta! / Monique Charles; Black British gospel music: a heritage and a mishmash of Blackness (Practitioner Interview) / Lawrence 'L. J.' Johnson and Mary Gani ; 'Trap Atlantic': a photo-essay / Nathaniel Télémaque -- Twenty-first century Black British music. Hopelessly in love: Carroll Thompson's reflections and insights into the patriarchal politics within the lovers rock reggae scene / Lisa Amanda Palmer ; Jungle: a critical intersectional history / Julia Toppin ; Place, people, and Pentecostal Habitus / Pauline E. Muir ; Today's warriors: British jazz in the twenty-first century / Caspar Melville ; From London to Lagos / Michael Ugwu and Monique Charles ; Mangrove Steelband / Hannah Charles and Andrew Facey -- Socio-political and economic issues. Sounds of oppression: the lost inheritance of the UK reggae and soundsystem culture / Daniel 'Hussla D' Johnson and Roy Wallace ; Arresting sounds: what UK soundsystem culture teaches us about police racism and public life / Lambros Fatsis ; Grime practice as refusal: examining the gender and sexual politics of grime music and the scene's Black male dominance / Cheraine Donalea Scott ; Public pedagogies of resistance: Black British women, talk di ting / Silhouette Bushay ; Ways of seeing: Black male identity(ies) and the politics of Black music / Poonam Madar.