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Larry Starr is Professor of Music at the University of Washington. He is a respected scholar of American popular music and the music of Ives, Gershwin, and Copland.
Christopher Waterman is Dean of the UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture. An anthropologist specializing in the music of Africa and the Americas, he is also a bassist who has performed professionally in a wide variety of popular genres.
Table of Contents
Listening and Analysis Guides Preface 1. Themes and Streams of American Popular Music 2. "After the Ball": Popular Music of the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries 3. "Catching as the Small-pox": Social Dance and Jazz, 1917-1935 4. "I Got Rhythm": The Golden Age of Tin Pan Alley Song, 1920s and 1930s 5. "St. Louis Blues": Race Records and Hillbilly Music, 1920s and 1930s 6 "In the Mood": The Swing Era, 1935-1945 7. "Choo Choo Ch' Boogie": The Postwar Era, 1946-1954 8. "Rock Around the Clock": ROCK 'N' ROLL, 1954-1959 9. "Good Vibrations": American Pop and the British Invasion, 1960s 10. "Blowin' in the Wind": Country, Soul, Urban Folk, and the Rise of Rock, 1960s 11. The 1970s: Rock Music, Disco, and the Popular Mainstream 12. Outsiders' Music: Progressive Country, Reggae, Salsa, Punk, Funk, and Rap, 1970s 13. The 1980s: Digital Technology, MTV, and the Popular Mainstream 14. "Smells Like Teen Spirit": Hip-Hop, "Alternative" Music, and the Entertainment Business 15. Conclusion
Sixty featured musical selections from American Popular Music in MP3 format available with access code (978-0-19-931669-4), which is available for purchase separately or when you purchase a new copy of the text:
1. Barbary Allen, performed by Jean Ritchie 2. Soldier's Joy, performed by Gid Tanner and the Skillet Lickers 3. Soldier's Joy, performed by Tommy Jarrell 4. Long John, performed by Lightning Washington and fellow convicts 5. Coo Coo, performed by Dink Roberts (banjo) 6. Stack O'Lee, performed by Mississippi John Hurt (guitar and vocals) 7. Enigue Nigue, performed by Grupo AfroCuba de Matanzas 8. Son de la Negra, performed by Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán 9. Jeannie with the Light Brown Hair, performed by Thomas Hampson 10. Castle House Rag, performed by Europe's Society Orchestra 11. Tiger Rag, performed by the Original Dixieland Jass Band 12. Dippermouth Blues, performed by King Joe Oliver and the Creole Jazz Band 13. West End Blues, performed by Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five 14. East St. Louis Toodle-Oo, performed by Duke Ellington and his Washingtonians 15. El Manicero, performed by Don Azpiazu and his Havana Casino Orchestra 16. My Blue Heaven, performed by Gene Austin 17. April Showers (1921 version), performed by Al Jolson 18. April Showers (1932 version), performed by Al Jolson 19. St. Louis Blues, performed by Bessie Smith 20. That Black Snake Moan, performed by Blind Lemon Jefferson 21. Gospel Ship, performed by The Carter Family 22. Blue Yodel No. 2 (Lovin' Gal Lucille), performed by Jimmie Rodgers 23. Wrappin' It Up (The Lindy Glide), performed by Fletcher Henderson and his Orchestra 24. Taking A Chance on Love, performed by Benny Goodman 25. Caravan, performed by Duke Ellington and his Orchestra 26. Paper Doll, performed by The Mills Brothers 27. In The Mood, performed by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra 28. New San Antonio Rose, performed by Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys 29. Brazil, performed by Xavier Cugat and his Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra 30. Nancy (With The Laughing Face), performed by Frank Sinatra 31. Mambo No. 5, performed by Perez Prado and his Orchestra 32. Choo-Choo-Ch-Boogie, performed by Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five 33. (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man, performed by Muddy Waters 34. Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean, performed by Ruth Brown 35. Hound Dog, performed by Big Mama Thornton 36. It's Mighty Dark to Travel, performed by Bill Monroe 37. Maybelline, performed by Chuck Berry 38. Shake, Rattle and Roll, performed by Joe Turner 39. Sh-Boom, performed by Bill Haley and His Comets 40. Sh-Boom, performed by The Chords 41. Sh-Boom, performed by The Crew Cuts 42. Mystery Train, performed by Little Junior's Blue Flames 43. Mystery Train, performed by Elvis Presley 44. Long Tall Sally, performed by Little Richard 45. Don't Be Cruel, performed by Elvis Presley 46. La Bamba, performed by Ritchie Valens 47. Charlie Brown, performed by The Coasters 48. My Girl (Robinson - White), performed by The Temptations 49. You Can't Hurry Love, performed by Diana Ross and the Supremes 50. Good Vibrations, performed by the Beach Boys 51. Watermelon Man, performed by Mongo Santamaria 52. El Watusi, performed by Ray Barretto 53. Papa's Got a Brand New Bag, Part 1, performed by James Brown 54. Respect, performed by Aretha Franklin 55. Like A Rolling Stone, performed by Bob Dylan 56. Oye Como Va, performed by Santana 57. Bad Girls, performed by Donna Summer 58. Pedro Navaja, performed by Willie Colon and Ruben Blades 59. The Message, performed by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five 60. Walk This Way, performed by Run-D.M.C. featuring Aerosmith