I'll be your plaything

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Bloomsbury Academic, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc,, New York, NY, United States, p.xxii, 139 pages : (2022)

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(OCoLC)fst00870518, (OCoLC)fst00881949, (OCoLC)fst01071422, Communism and music, Communism and music., Communisme et musique, Cover versions, Cover versions., fast, Histoire et critique., History and criticism., Hongrie, Hongrie., Hungary, Hungary., Musique populaire, Popular music, Popular music., Reprises de chansons


Includes bibliographical references and index.Playing Music, Playing with Music : Bea Palya and Samu Gryllus's Musical Partnerships -- Memory Work with Souvenirs, Bronzes, and the Tunes of State Socialism -- "Play it One More Time, Play It All Night Long" : Recycling, Re-working, and Reflecting in Popular Music Discourse -- Start Making a New Sense -- "A Babe in Toyland" or Popcultural Feminism in Bea Palya's Music and Early Career (2005-2014) -- In the Aftermath of "I'll Be Your Plaything" : A Woman Writing Her Self References."An overview of the 2010 concept album that drastically re-imagines cover versions of Hungary's most popular hits from the socialist era"--