Volume 15.1 (2019)


“Mandela’s Inaugural 46664 Mega-concert –A Second Long Walk to Freedom– Sounding Out Narratives of Empowerment, Religion and Public Health at Queen, Bono, and Nelson Mandela’s Campaign Launch Concert to Combat HIV/AIDS ” by Jeffrey W. Cupchik

“Back in the Day: Underground Hip Hop Aesthetics and Nostalgia of the Golden Age ” by Ediz Ozelka


Music and the Armenian Diaspora: Searching for Home in Exile by Sylvia Angelique Alajaji. Review by Kristie Valdez-Guillen

Constructing Urban Space with Sound and Music by Ricciarda Belgiojoso. Review by Alexander Hallenbeck

Sounding America: Hollywood, Opera, and Jazz by Jennifer Fleeger. Review by Thomas Hanslowe

Vibe Merchants: The Sound Creators of Jamaican Popular Music by Ray Hitchins. Review by Racquel Bernard

The Persistence of Sentiment: Display and Feeling in popular Music of the 1970s by Mitchell Morris. Review by Jenny Dolan

Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise by Douglas W. Shandle. Review by Kerry Brunson