Varia issue: Italo
disco; French singer Olivia Ruiz; DIY punk
fanzines in Russia
; the political dimension of Ornette Coleman's music; Pop hits and new media strategy; interview with David Novak on Japanese noise
; interview with Simon Frith
on progressive rock
. Illustrated with a selection of concert flyers.
Volume! The French journal of popular music studies
is the only peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to the study of contemporary popular music
. It is published biannually by the Editions Mélanie Seteun
, a publishing association specialized in popular music. The journal is in French with some non-translated articles in English.
was established in 2002 under the title Copyright Volume!
by Gérôme Guibert
, Marie-Pierre Bonniol and Samuel Etienne
, and obtained its current name in 2008.