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Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383505-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8350-5
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375142-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7514-2
... performing artists and transformed into cultural givens of Filipino and Filipino American music-making as derivative. This chapter disobediently begins from the point of view of Filipino mimicry as musical labor in order to demonstrate how karaoke—as practice, object, and event—is able to produce new...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... networks, a quality of musical aesthetics, an excessive term of affect and identity, and a key metaphor for the incommensurable paradoxes of modern global culture. The essay concludes with an example from the author’s ethnographic research with a day laborer community in Osaka, Japan, whose karaoke song...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-145
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... account of music in relationship to aerobics, karaoke, therapy, and retail captured a shift to a view of women as man ag ers in the workforce, but with similar perspicaciousness as consumers handling emo- tions. The British arts administrator who used Schubert to regulate her mood, the therapist...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-123
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... characters spending centuries acting out the fantasies of people singing. Folk became Victorian, modern, countercultural, and karaoke, and one time a weasel actually popped, but Pretty Peggy- O never went away, long as the feelings were genuine. McCrumb was postmodern enough to have offered Thanks from...
Published: 30 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005315-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0531-5
Published: 08 November 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... the tears and laughter and karaoke, as well as to Ma Vang, Kit Myers, Laura Terrance, Ayako Sahara, and Kate Mc- Donald. The w hine of Hinemoana of Turtle Island are often in my mind: mahalo nui loa to Lani Teves, Liza Keanuenueokalani Williams, Fuifuilupe Niumeitolu, K haulani Vaughn, and Natalee K haulani...
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012009-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1200-9
..., and Turkey. For some, however, Tehrangeles still holds allure, offers pleasures and potential professional opportunities and a chance to meet and work with some of the greats of Iranian popular music. To close Teh- rangeles Dreaming, I turn to an episode I witnessed at a karaoke night at Cab- aret Tehran...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-122
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... ballad novels in perspective with a story about six characters spending centuries acting out the fantasies of people singing. Folk became Victorian, modern, countercultural, and karaoke, and one time a weasel actually popped, but Pretty Peggy- O never went away, long as the feelings were genuine...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-144
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
..., some in the United States, for her late 1990s Music in Everyday Life ethnographies. Her account of music in relationship to aerobics, karaoke, therapy, and retail captured a shift to a view of women as man ag ers in the workforce, but with similar perspicaciousness as consumers handling emo- tions...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-052
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
... images in such a way that they mean nothing beyond themselves, and at the same time express so much that it is not pos si ble to catch their final meaning. 5 272 Lisa Sang- Mi Min Edelweiss karaoke Has she seen Sound of Music? As compelling as it is, the possibility of transforming perishable matter...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-098
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... fanzines central to his critique of Bourdieu. He used pop advocacy to deconstruct countercultural rock assumptions. And he reclaimed the sentimental for a silly- love- songs karaoke with the vernacular. A non- musician baby boomer raised on singles in England (his brother avant- garde fixture Fred Frith...
Book Chapter

By Mayfair Yang
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009245-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
... is adapted from Hurvitz 2009. 2 When I first met Abbot Hong Guang in 2010, he called himself Abbot Nengxian n otes to ChApter 9 333 3 ktv refers to karaoke tv electronic entertainment systems that originated in Japan in the 1960s and 1970s and subsequently took consumerist Asian socie ties by storm...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
... of the middle class, the popularity of postauthoritarian consumerist items in teenage fashion, the cd indus- try boom, and the proliferation of norae (Korean karaoke) and norae-­bang (karaoke rooms/and clubs). One of the most troubling areas in a volume that attempts to comprehen- sively cover all...
Published: 30 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005315-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0531-5
... will know that their Super Saturday will feature all things local (food, music, art, etc With the exception of Mondays, when the main floor stage hosts an illusionist and a karaoke singalong (it s Funky D s night off), each eve- ning s entertainment follows a basic plan. Funky D and the Summer Breeze Band...
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
..., at weddings, college reunions, around a piano someone always somehow knows how to play, in the living rooms of East Bay apartments I lived in, in private rooms of karaoke bars in Manhattan, K-t­own, Oakland, London, Los An- geles, on the veranda of my father s house in Guadalajara before he files...
Published: 30 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005315-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0531-5
...- inclusive hotels throughout the Caribbean. A little bit of zumba, beer pong, water aerobics, singers with dat recordings, a karaoke night, and some local live entertainment. As always, however, the devil the sur- prise, the unexpected within the horizons of the expected, what thrills and awakens...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012320-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1232-0
Series: Singles
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021698-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2169-8
... more than a night out with your friends, inevitably involving songs on the car radio or at karaoke or in the living room, is a musical. Or maybe that means that all life is a musical. In any regard, the musical sequences are, perhaps more than any other aspect of the films, what makes the industry work...
Book Chapter

By Tyler Bickford
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009177-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0917-7
... [1972] 1990). By contrast Kidz Bop was perhaps more like karaoke in emphasizing, as Karen Tongson puts it, how close pop prowess is to amateur recreation (2015: 86). By foregrounding a crowd of young voices in the mix, Kidz Bop staged a par tic u lar vision not only of child audiences but also of popu...