Category Archives: Conferences

Modern Heavy Metal Conference, Aalto University – 28 June-2 July 2017

The third iteration of Modern Heavy Metal Conference’s dates are set. Tentative dates are June 28 – July 2 (Conf 28-30, Tuska 30-2). Early information and CFP will be coming up very soon.

Motivated by the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence, the event will embrace the special theme of “Music and National Identities”. MHMC2017 is part of the Centenary of Finland’s Independence programme. However, we are, of course, open to a Continue reading Modern Heavy Metal Conference, Aalto University – 28 June-2 July 2017

CfP: ISMMS 2017 – Boundaries and Ties: The Place of Metal Music in Communities – University of Victoria, 9-11 June, Deadline: 15 December 2016

Here are the complete details for the upcoming ISMMS 2017 Conference “Boundaries and Ties” at the University of Victoria. Enjoy and submit!

Boundaries and Ties: The Place of Metal Music in Communities

The Biennial International Society for Metal Music Studies Conference at the University of Victoria (Previously held at Bowling Green in 2013, and Helsinki in 2015)
June 9-11, 2017

Metal Studies at the University of Victoria and ISMMS are pleased to announce the following Call for Papers: Continue reading CfP: ISMMS 2017 – Boundaries and Ties: The Place of Metal Music in Communities – University of Victoria, 9-11 June, Deadline: 15 December 2016

Extreme Music, University of Southern Denmark – 1-2 December 2016

http://www.sdu.dk/en/om_sdu/institutter_centre/ikv/konferencer+og+seminar/2016+-+extreme+music

The research group The Performances of Everyday Living at SDU Odense is pleased to announce the conference EXTREME MUSIC – HEARING AND NOTHINGNESS. The research presented will suggest, explore and examine the respects in which music may be transgressive, provocative or alien; are there respects in which some music challenges us to the point that it may even prompt Continue reading Extreme Music, University of Southern Denmark – 1-2 December 2016