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IASPM-Norden conference 2020 Music in the Age of Streaming – Nordic Perspectives IASPM-NORDEN CONFERENCE PITEÅ, SWEDEN, 15–17 JUNE 2020 The IASPM-Norden conference aims to shed light on various aspects of streaming of/in popular music within the Nordic context. Nordic popular music is a dynamic field comprising a great variety of artists, music producers and entrepreneurs […]


IASPM-Norden conference 2020 Music in the Age of Streaming – Nordic Perspectives PITEÅ, SWEDEN, 15–17 JUNE 2020   Call for papers   The IASPM-Norden conference aims to shed light on various aspects of streaming of/in popular music within the Nordic context. The Nordic popular music scene is an active arena of ambitious artists, music producers […]


Call for Papers: “New Perspectives in Popular Music Research” Alumni Symposium: University of Agder, Kristiansand, Norway, 5–6 December 2019 An alumni two-day symposium on new perspectives in popular music will be held by the Department of Popular Music, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Agder. This marks the tenth anniversary of our PhD programme in […]


Organised by Dept of Musicology at Åbo Akademi University, the research project “Digitaliseringens inverkan på minoritetsmusik” (DIMM) and IASPM Norden. The symposium will be arranged at the Arken center for humanities of Åbo Akademi University (Tehtaankatu 2, 20500 Turku). Registration is in the main entrance hall (building A). The paper presentations will be in Auditorium […]


Because of the amount of quality proposals, Music, digitalisation and democracy study day will be held as a two-day conference at Åbo Akademi University, Dec 13-14, 2018. More information published online soon. For more information: Johannes Brusila (Åbo Akademi University, DIMM): jbrusila@abo.fi Kim Ramstedt (Åbo Akademi University, DIMM): kim.ramstedt@gmail.com Juho Kaitajärvi-Tiekso (IASPM Norden): juho.kaitajarvi@gmail.com


IASPM Norden Newsletter for 2017-2018 (docx)


We are pleased to invite you to attend the international seminar „Popular music – research and resources in the Nordic-Baltic region” on 26-27 April in Tallinn, organized by the Estonian Music Library Association together with the Finnish Music Library Association, the Nordic branch of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music and the […]


On behalf of the Nordic branch of the IASPM, we are inviting scholars dealing with the study of popular music across the Nordic region to contact us and leave their professional details with us so that we can create a public database. The main idea behind this initiative is to map out the key academic […]


Popular Music in the Nordic Countries Study Day at the University of Oslo, September 14, 2017 Call for Papers On Thursday September 14th, 2017 this year, the Department of Musicology at the University of Oslo will host a study day for IASPM Norden members. The theme of the day is the study of popular music […]