Monthly Archives: December 2012

Dave Brubeck

On December 5 we lost a giant in the jazz world, Dave Brubeck, and while there have been many moving tributes to him and his music in the past two weeks, there are none more so that the one written by his son Chris. I urge you to go and read it. Not only is […]

NZMS and IASPM Round-up

So the past few weeks have been taken up with the two conferences: the New Zealand Musicological Society and the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (Australia/New Zealand chapter). As always with conferences there’re so many interesting papers and conversations going on that it’s impossible to document all of the things that I […]