Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Culture @ the cutting edge :tracking Caribbean popular music
9766401241
9789766401245
259 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
Popular music - History and criticism. - Caribbean, English-speaking
Music and technology.
Electronic music.
Calypso (Music) - History and criticism. - Caribbean, English-speaking
Gospel music - History and criticism. - Caribbean, English-speaking
Sex in music.
Contents9
Acknowledgements10
1. Reading Culture as Multi-tracked11
2. Sounding Calypso’s Muted Tracks, Past and Present20
3. Towards a Caribbean Gospel Aesthetic64
4. Discourses on AIDS (+ Sex) in Caribbean Music101
5. Finding the New Hardcore in Caribbean Music125
6. Music Video to Web Streaming158
7. The “Big Technology”Question193
Notes232
Bibliography247
Discography255
Index260