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Summer/Fall, 2012 43:2

Asian Music
Nationalism and Musical Style in Interwar Yōgaku: A Reappraisal
David Pacun
An Odyssey for Korean Rock: From Subversive to Patriotic
Min-Jung Son
The Expression of Chineseness and Americanness in Chinese Popular Music: A Comparison of ABC Pop Stars Wang Leehom and Vanness Wu
Boxi Chen
The Timbre of Thai Classical Singing
John Latartara
The Trajectories of Transplants: Singing Alhā, Birhā,and the Rāmāyan in the Indic Caribbean
Peter Manuel

Book Reviews

Fred Ho
Wicked Theory, Naked Practice: A Fred Ho Reader
(Susan M. Asai)
Sabine Trebinjac
Le pouvoir en chantant, tome II: une musique d’état impériale. (Power through singing, volume II: music of the imperial state)
(Bruno Deschênes)
Rolf Killius
Ritual Music and Hindu Rituals of Kerala
(Ben Krakauer)
Matthew Isaac Cohen
Performing Otherness: Java and Bali on International Stages, 1905–1952
(Peter Steele)
Gavin Douglas
Music in Mainland Southeast Asia: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture
(Christopher A. Miller)

Recording Reviews

Hanoi Eclipse: The Music of Dai Lam Linh
(Jennifer Milioto Matsue)
The River of Exchange: Music of Agusan Manobo and Visayan Relations in Caraga, Mindanao, Philippines
(Antonette Adiova)
Songs from Siberut, Flores, and Solor Islands (Indonesia): Two Albums
Songs from the Uma: Music from Siberut Island—Mentawai Archipelago, Indonesia
and
Indonésie: chants des îles de Flores et de Solor/Indonesia: Songs from the Islands of Flores and Solor
(Philip Yampolsky)