Portland-State-University 2021-2022 Bulletin

Mus 367U The Music of Nashville: From Honky Tonk to Hip-Hop

Examines the music of Nashville, and its place in the broader context of American popular music history. Students will explore the historical narrative surrounding popular music, culture, and identity as it emerged in Nashville, Music City USA. Students will trace the city’s country music origins and later developments to include indie, hip-hop, pop, and soul.


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