Popular Music History 9.3 Table of Contents



Hucklebucking at the tea dances: Irish showbands in Britain, 1959–1969
Rebecca S. Miller

Keeping themselves alive: Identifying and analysing Queen’s musical development, 1973–1980
Nick Braae

Songs you know by heart: Alcohol, promiscuous sex, drugs and escape in Jimmy Buffett’s music
Eve M Brank, Kathleen A Fox, Victoria Kaspar

Searching for the first bass drum pedal: Rock harmonicas to Viennese pianos
Paul Archibald

Reviews in Brief- open access

Nicola Spelman, Popular Music and the Myths of Madness
Simon Frith and Simon Zagorski-Thomas, eds, The Art of Record Production: An Introductory Reader for a New Academic Field
Larry Birnbaum, Before Elvis: The Prehistory of Rock ’n’ Roll
Reviewed by Dave Laing

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