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Annihilating Noise (2020)
Book
Hegarty, P. (in press). Annihilating Noise. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing

Noise has become a model of cultural and theoretical thinking over the last two decades. Following Hegarty's influential 2007 book, Noise/Music, Annihilating Noise discusses in 16 essays how noise offers a way of thinking critical resistance, disrupt... Read More about Annihilating Noise.

Glowing Radioactive Elements (Side A) & Atomic Legacies (Side B) (2020)
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PESTOVA, X. (2020). Glowing Radioactive Elements (Side A) & Atomic Legacies (Side B). Dublin

This full-length album features two substantial semi-improvised original compositions for the magnetic resonator piano (MRP), "Glowing Radioactive Elements" for solo MRP (2018) and "Atomic Legacies" for MRP and string quartet (2019). The Magnetic... Read More about Glowing Radioactive Elements (Side A) & Atomic Legacies (Side B).

'Too Darn Hot': Reimagining Kiss Me Kate For The Silver Screen (2019)
Book Chapter
Robbins, H. (2019). 'Too Darn Hot': Reimagining Kiss Me Kate For The Silver Screen. In The Oxford Handbook of Musical Theatre Screen Adaptations, (275-292). New York: Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093...dhb/9780190469993.013.7

This chapter looks at sexuality in the movie Kiss Me Kate, and it is also viewed through the lens of race. Although the film seems on the surface to be a comparatively faithful adaptation of the stage musical, the chapter highlights that it betrays t... Read More about 'Too Darn Hot': Reimagining Kiss Me Kate For The Silver Screen.

The Metalization of a Dream (2019)
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Macleod, D. (2019). The Metalization of a Dream. The Lit & Phil, Newcastle, 23 Westgate Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SE

The Metalization of a Dream is an open form sound-work responding to the dada and surrealist-inspired collages of Eduardo Paolozzi (1924-2005). A pioneer of pop art, Paolozzi’s practice drew inspiration from artists that utilise similar collage and c... Read More about The Metalization of a Dream.

Peter Roehr: Field Pulsations (2018)
Book
Hegarty, P., & Hayden, S. (2018). Peter Roehr: Field Pulsations. (bilingual English/German). Cologne: Snoek

First book-length study of minimalist/pop artist Peter Roehr (1944-68). This book addresses the core themes in his work: repetition, found material, absence of content, minimalism, sound, film, objects, installations. It also considers his work as a... Read More about Peter Roehr: Field Pulsations.

Peter Gabriel: Global Citizen (2018)
Book
Hegarty, P. (2018). Peter Gabriel: Global Citizen. London: Reaktion Books

This book considers how Peter Gabriel's music, video, performance, multimedia work and political engagement amount to a shifting understanding of location and locatedness. This moves from personal, psychological, historical and mythical location to a... Read More about Peter Gabriel: Global Citizen.

Cut, Strike, Throw, Grip. (2014)
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MACLEOD, D. (2014). Cut, Strike, Throw, Grip. St Paul's Concert Hall, Queensgate, Queensgate, Huddersfield HD1 3DH

Cut, Strike, Throw, Grip :: for two keyboards and electronics, commissioned by Kate Halsall premiered at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival. Recorded and commercially released on Miniaturised Concertos | Maché, Metier Records, 2016.