Blogging at the intersection of urban studies and popular music

Monthly archive December, 2012
my favorite music of 2012

my favorite music of 2012

I call this list my favorite music of the year, not the best of, because I haven’t heard more than a third of all the music that people have been talking up in their end-of-year lists. Who am I to say what’s best? (Kendrick Lamar’s good kid, m.A.A.d. city is probably the best, but I’m...
corriendo la voz: some recent Musical Urbanism appearances in Spanish

corriendo la voz: some recent Musical Urbanism appearances in Spanish

  Through really no effort on my own part, some of my Musical Urbanism writings have appeared in Spanish lately.  An essay I posted here back in June, “The Dull Ubiquity of Placeless Music Festivals,” has been translated for publication in Bifurcaciones, an online journal of urban cultural studies published out of Chile.  Thanks to...