‘Lookin, searchin, seekin, findin’

A new beat

Authors

  • Shelley Brunt RMIT University
  • Oli Wilson University of Otago
  • Catherine Strong RMIT University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/prbt.v15i2.27738

Keywords:

Perfect Beat, academia, Asia-Pacific, journal

Author Biographies

Shelley Brunt, RMIT University

Shelley Brunt is a Senior Lecturer in Music and Media at RMIT University, Australia. Her research interests are in the field of ethnomusicology, with a focus on popular music in Japan, and forthcoming publications include the co-edited (with Geoff Stahl) Made in Australia and New Zealand: Studies in Popular Music (Routledge, 2017).

Oli Wilson, University of Otago

Oli Wilson is a Lecturer in the Department of Music at the University of Otago, New Zealand, where he teaches popular music studies and ethnomusicology. His main area of research is music in Oceania, and he specializes in the recording industry and popular music in Papua New Guinea.

Catherine Strong, RMIT University

Catherine Strong is an Associate Lecturer in Music Industry at RMIT University, Australia. = She is author of Grunge: Music and Memory (Ashgate, 2011) and co-editor (with Barbara Lebrun) of the forthcoming Death and the Rock Star (Ashgate, 2015).

References

Brunt, S. 2011. ‘Introduction: New Perspectives on Popular Music in Asia’. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture 12/2: 103–106. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17482798.2011.599524

Hayward, P. 2007. ‘Mortal Motivations: Reflections on 15 Years of Perfect Beat (1992–2007)’. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture 8/2: 3–13.

Mitchell, T. 2009. ‘Sonic Psychogeography: A Poetics of Place in Popular Music in Aotearoa/New Zealand’. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture 10/2: 145–75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1558/prbt.v10i2.145

McNeil, A. 2011. ‘Introduction: Asian Modernities, Musical Traditions and Strategies of Engagement’. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture 12/1: 5–9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cbo9780511842580.004

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Published

2015-09-07

How to Cite

Brunt, S., Wilson, O., & Strong, C. (2015). ‘Lookin, searchin, seekin, findin’: A new beat. Perfect Beat, 15(2), 105–111. https://doi.org/10.1558/prbt.v15i2.27738

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Introduction