Journal of World Popular Music, Vol 4, No 1 (2017)

Book Review: Pierre Hecker. 2012. Turkish Metal: Music, Meaning, and Morality in a Muslim Society. Farnham: Ashgate. 240pp. ISBN 978-1-40943-8-489 (hbk)

Stefano Barone
Issued Date: 2 Jun 2017

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DOI: 10.1558/jwpm.29788


Brown, Andy R. 2011. “Heavy Genealogy: Mapping the Currents, Contraflows and Conflicts of the Emergent Field of Metal Studies, 1978–2010”. Journal for Cultural Research 15/3: 213–42.

Goode, Erich and Nachman Ben-Yehuda. 1994. Moral Panics: The Social Construction of Deviance. Cambridge and Oxford: Blackwell.

Wallach, Jeremy, Harris M. Berger and Paul D. Greene. 2011. Metal Rules the Globe: Heavy Metal Music Around the World. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.


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