Banda : Mexican musical life across borders / Helena Simonett

Author(s): Simonett, Helena
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Subjects: Banda (Music)--History and criticism
Popular music--Mexico--Sinaloa (State)--History and criticism
Popular music--California--Los Angeles--History and criticism
Sinaloa (Mexico : State)--Social conditions
Los Angeles (Calif.)--Social conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c2001
Series: Music/culture
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xii, 372 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Introduction 1
Pt. 1. The Technobanda Craze in Los Angeles: Popular Music and the Politics of Identity
Ch. 1. A New Sound in "Nuevo L.A." 25
Ch. 2. The Quebradita Dance Craze 52
Ch. 3. Technobanda and the Politics of Identity 78
Pt. 2. A Social History of Banda Music: From Rural/Local/Traditional to Urban/Transregional/Commercial
Ch. 4. The Sociohistorical Roots of Banda Music 99
Ch. 5. Music in the Center, Music on the Periphery 130
Ch. 6. Tradition: Sedimentation and Innovation 155
Pt. 3. The Transnational Dimension of Banda Music: Narco Subculture and Contemporary Influences
Ch. 7. The Music of a Transnational Subculture 201
Ch. 8. Another Sound in "Nuevo L.A." 226
Ch. 9. Technobanda's Lasting Influence 255
Epilogue 273
App. Dancers' Voices 281
Notes 305
Selected Bibliography 341
Selected Discography 355
Permissions 359
Index 363
Notes: LCCN: 2001026897
ISBN: 0819564303 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 081956429X (paper : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [342]-353), discography (p. [355]-357), and index
OCLC Number: 47140633
ISBN/ISSN: 0819564303