Journal of Popular Music Studies

Cover image for Vol. 28 Issue 2

Edited By: Gayle Wald and Oliver Wang

Online ISSN: 1533-1598

Society Information

IASPM-US represents the United States branch of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music. IASPM-US has been an important part of the popular music landscape since the early 1980s and serves as a forum for a range of scholarly areas and approaches to popular music. We're witnessing a period of dramatic and exciting growth in the field of popular music studies, and IASPM-US continues to make significant contributions to the field.

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