Professor Martin Cloonan

  • Professor of Popular Music Politics (Music)

telephone: 01413304903
email: Martin.Cloonan@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Office Hours: by appointment

Research Interests

Martin's research interests are in the Politics of Popular Music, an area in which he has a number of publications, and in issues concerning censorship and freedom of expression.

Martin is a member of the editorial boards of Popular Music, Popular Music and Society, the British Journal of Music Education, Beitrage zur Popularmusikforschung and the Journal of Adult and Continuing Education. He also reviews papers for a number of journals including The British Journal of Sociology, International Journal of Cultural Policy, Studies in the Education of Adults, Popular Communication, Higher Education Quarterly, Popular Music, Popular Music and Society, British Journal of Music Education, Journal of Youth Studies, Perfect Beat, International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics, Scottish Music Review and Scottish Educational Review.

Grants

Internal Funding

  • January 2013: Knowledge Exchange Fund: £5010, the development of Live Music Exchange.

  • November 2012: Chancellors Fund: £3,500 to record an album of political song.
  • November 2011: Chancellors Fund: £2978.13: An appraisal of the Political Song Archive.
  • December 2010: Lord Kelvin and Adam Smith Scholarship: Music and Copyright in the Digital Age. Four year PhD funding of £13,590 per annum plus £5,300 per annum for conference attendance and research costs.
  • November 2010: Chancellors Fund: £5,500 to fund a part-time Music Industries Development and Liaison Officer.
  • February 2010: Learning and Teaching Development Fund: £2,000 to develop further links within the Scottish music industry.
  • March 2000: Robertson Bequest, University of Glasgow. The New Deal For Musicians in Scotland: A qualitative survey. £750.

External Funding

  • February 2012: Higher Education Academy: £4,400. Review of provision of Popular Music in UK Higher Education.
  • September 2011: AHRC: £556,910.The Musicians Union: A social history
  • May 2011: AHRC: £52,000. Collaborative Doctoral Award:  25 Years of the Glasgow International Jazz Festival: Urban regeneration, regional identity and Programming Policy.
  • November 2010: Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland: £2200. Promoting live music in Japan: A view from the outside 
  • January 2010: Active Events: £6,000 to undertake an evaluation of the Showcase Scotland event
  • March 2009: Royal Society of Edinburgh £5,500Music Research and Music Policy (with Simon Frith, University of Edinburgh)
  • October 2008: Australia Research Council: Policy Notes: Local Popular Music in Global Creative Economies: $(AU)225,000 (with Shane Homan, Monash University and Roy Shuker, Victoria University of Wellington)
  • January 2008: AHRC: £308,000 The promotion of live music: (with Simon Frith, University of Edinburgh).
  • July 2006: Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland: £1,000 to research popular music policy in Australia.
  • December 2004: Scottish Executive: Lone Parents in Further Education: £34,280(with Ralf St.Clair, Centre for Research and Development in Adult and Lifelong Learning, University of Glasgow and colleagues from the Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning, Glasgow Caledonian University).
  • March 2004: Greater Glasgow NHS Board: Factors associated with alcohol-related problems within licensed premises: £24,000 (with Alasdair Forsyth and Jean Barr, Centre for Research and Development in Adult and Lifelong Learning, University of Glasgow).
  • July 2002: Scottish Enterprise. Mapping the music industry in Scotland: £31,000 (with John Williamson, Sano Management, and Simon Frith, University of Stirling).
  • May 2001: Cardonald College: Assorted consultancy and research projects: £10,000 (with Kathy MacLachlan, University of Glasgow).
  • May 2001: HEFCE: The appointment, retention and promotion of academic staff within higher education institutions: £79,225 (with colleagues from SCRE and Nottingham Trent University).
  • March 2001: North Ayrshire Council: Literacies in North Ayrshire: £10,000 (with Kathy MacLachlan, University of Glasgow).
  • March 2001: North Ayrshire Council: Research training for youth workers: £2,250.
  • June 2000: Govan Initiative: Learning in Govan. £6,600 (with Beth Crossan, Glasgow Caledonian University).
  • November 1999: Scottish Further Education Funding Council. Review of the Current Demand and Supply of Further Education Provision in Scottish Further Education Colleges: £97,200. (joint with the Scottish Further Education Unit, Glasgow Caledonian University and Napier University).
  • October 1998: Scottish Qualifications Authority: An . examine of completion rates for SVQs and comparisons with England on take-up rates: £20,000 to (with Roy Canning, University of Stirling).

Supervision

Current students:

  • Robert Anderson:  'Glasgow's music scene since 1979.'
  • Kenny Barr: 'Music and copyright in the internet age.'
  • Rory Crutchfield:  'Constructing collective or national memory and memorialising American culture through the collection of folk music in America in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.' (2nd supervisor)
  • Alison Eales: 'The Glasgow International Jazz festival: A Critical History.'
  • Kenneth Forbes:  'Glasgow as a live music city: an analysis of the 'legendary' Apollo venue and its audience.'
  • Fraser Hammond: 'American music and the counterculture.'
  • Jackie Noltingk: 'Classical Music audiences in Glasgow and Edinburgh since 1945.'
  • Adam Scott:  'How are decisions are made in the creative process of music making? How are choices recognised, how are decisions justified, and what criteria and resources are used when working?'

Previous students:

Teaching

Convenor of the following programmes:

Courses:

  • Popular Music Theory
  • Popular Music History
  • Popular Music Industries
  • Popular Music Politics
  • Popular Music Dissertation

Additional information

Administration 

  • Research Convenor and Committee Rep (Music)

External Responsibilities

  • Member, Peer Review College, Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)
  • External examiner, PhD theses at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia; the University of Liverpool; Manchester Metropolitan University and for MPhils at the Universities of Strathclyde and Liverpool.
  • Visiting lecturer in Popular Music at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia (2000)
  • Visiting lecturer, Department of Cultural History at the University of Turku, Finland (2003, 2006, 2008, 2011, 2012)
  • Visiting lecturer, Department of Contemporary Music Studies MacQuarrie University, Australia (2006, 2011)
  • Rapporteur, ESRC Project: Striking a Chord: Musicians, Music and non-Governmental Action (RES-155-25-0031)(2007)
  • Member, steering group, Alcohol Education and Research Council (AERC) project, Assessing the relationship between last night drinks marketing and alcohol related disorder (2006)
  • Organiser, (IASPM) UK and Ireland Branch biennial conference (2008)
  • Visiting lecturer, Faculty of Humanities at the University of Joensuu (2006)
  • Member, Advisory Board of the Starnet Project and the Institute for Popular Culture, University of Turku, Finland
  • Member, Editorial Board for the History of Stardom Reconsidered conference proceedings (University of Turku, 2006)
  • Member of the Subject Health review team for Commercial Music, University of Paisley (2003)
  • Specialist Consultant, QAA Scotland for work on Quality Enhancement (2006)
  • Chair, Management Group of the Centre for Research and Development in Adult and Lifelong Learning (CRADALL), University of Glasgow (2004-2006)
  • Contributor, Index on Censorship
  • Chair, Freemuse, an international organisation dedicated to musicians' freedom of expression (since 1998)
  • Chair (2004-2008) of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), UK and Ireland Branch; currently member of the Executive
  • External referee, conference proceedings, IASPM-ANZ Annual Conference, Wellington, December 2005 (2007)
  • Reviews Editor, Popular Music and a member of the Editorial Boards of Popular Music and Society, the British Journal of Music Education, Perfect Beat, Beiträge zur Popularmusikforschung and the Journal of Adult and Continuing Education (reviews editor 2004 - 2005)
  • Board Member, John Wheatley College (2005-2008)

Broadcasting

  • Martin's appearances have included BBC1, BBC 2, BBC Radio 2 and Radio 4, Radio Scotland, Radio Merseyside, Radio York and Scottish Television.

Conference Papers

July 2013 “Researching the Musicians Union – some intital findings”, Musicians Union Conference, Manchester, July 2013.

June 2013 “Researching the British Musicians’ Union – Bridging Troubled Waters?”, IASPM International conference, Gijon, Spain (with John Williamson)

June 2013 “Researching the UK's Musicians Union: Some Reflections on Politics and Power”, Keynote speech at Changing The Tune Conference, Strasbourg University, France

June 2013 “A right ding dong: The death of Margaret Thatcher and music censorship in the digital age”, keynote at Researching Music Censorship conference, University of Copenhagen, Denamrk.

May 2013 “The Musicians Union – A workers’ organisation?”, Work and Labour, IASPM, Canada, Hamilton, Ontario.

February 2013 “Researching live music in the UK: Some findings”, keynote speech at MARS music conference, Seinajoki, Finland.

November 2012 “Popular music and locality: a case study of Glasgow”, keynote speech at Nordic Music Week, Stavanger, Norway.

September 2012 “Researching the Musicians' Union: some initial thoughts on a musical community”, IASPM UK and Ireland conference, University of Salford (with John Williamson)

June 2012 “Steering a review: some reflections on a gig”, presented at Policy Notes: Popular Music, Industry and the State conference, Melbourne (co-organiser and invited speaker”.

January 2012: “Researching live music in the UK: Some findings”, keynote/Peter Le Huray Lecture, Royal Musical Association Graduate conference, University of Hull.

June 2011: “Live music as ideology”, presented at the 16th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), University of Grahamstown, South Africa.

June 2011: “What is a concert ticket? A philosophical enquiry”, presented at IASPm Canada branch conference, McGill University. Montreal.

November 2010: “What makes Glasgow a city of Music? UNESCO, Politics and policies”, invited paper at Music City. Hamburg?! Hamburg.

August 2010: “Promoting business”, presented at 14th Annual Conference of the European Business History Association 2010, Glasgow (with Simon Frith, University of Edinburgh)

February 2010: “Popular Music Politics: The Dark Side of The Tune”, invited paper at the Arts Research: Publics and Purposes conference organised by Gradcam, Ireland.

July 2009: “Live Music and Music Policy: Some initial thoughts”, paper presented as part of specialist panel on live music,  15th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), University of Liverpool.

June 2009 “Researching Live Music: Some initial thoughts on policy implications”, invited paper at Popular Cultures Research Network Policy and the Popular conference, University of Leeds.

June 2009: “Creating Live Music: An Industrial perspective”, invited paper at Creativity, Innovation and Labour in Music symposium, Open University

November 2006: “Early UK rock stardom”, A History of stardom reconsidered conference, Turku, Finland.

July 2005: “Music andViolence: A Provisional Typology”, Making Music, Making Meaning, 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Rome.

July 2004: “The music industry doesn’t exist (and if it does, it doesn’t matter”, IASPM UK and Ireland Conference, Limerick.

October 2003: “Musical responses to September 11th”, 14th Working Conference of the ASPM (Working Group on Studying Popular Music), Barendorf.

July 2003: “Mapping the Music Industry in Scotland: Building an Industry or Building an Empire?”, IASPM 12th International Conference, McGill University, Montreal (with John Williamson, Queen Margaret University College).

July 2002: “Three dimensional change? - The relationship between theory, policy and adult’s understanding of literacies work, SCUTREA Conference, University of Stirling (with Kathy Maclachlan, University of Glasgow).

July 2002: “We are devo(lved): Popular music policy in the New Scotland”, IASPM UK Conference, University of Newcastle (with Peter Symon, University of Birmingham).

July 2001: “DeliveringA New Deal? Another strange tale of pop and politics”, IASPM 11th International Conference, University of Turku, Finland.

June 2001: “Families here, they don’t do education, they get jobs”: Men, women and lifelong learning in Govan, Glasgow. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning Conference, Researching Widening Access, Glasgow Caledonian University.

July 2000: “No pain, no gain? An initial enquiry into the use of Popular Music as a tool of repression”, IASPM (UK) Conference, University of Surrey (with Bruce Johnson, University of New South Wales).

October 1999: “Rethinking the home internationals: Vocational Education in the UK” (with Roy Canning, University of Stirling), Scottish Educational Research Association conference, Dundee:

October 1999: “Censorship and Popular Music in the UK”,, IASPM Benelux branch conference, National Pop Institute of the Netherlands, Amsterdam.

July 1999: “Problematising vocational education in the UK: The decline of the home internationals?” (with Roy Canning, University of Stirling), Third International Conference of the Journal of Vocational Education and Training, Manchester.

July 1999: “Labour’s New Deal For Musicians”. IASPM 10th International Conference, Sydney, Australia.

December 1998: “Education, education, education: parties, voters and the new Scottish electoral system” (with Peter Lynch, University of Stirling), Political Studies Association, British Territorial Politics Group, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

August 1996: "Popular Music and The Nation State: Towards a Theorisation",  Identities in Transition conference, the University of Turku, Finland.

July 1995: "What do they know of England? Popular music and Englishness in the mid-1990s", 8th International IASPM Conference, University of Strathclyde.

April 1995: “The Case Study Method: Possibilities and Problems in the Teaching of Politics", Political Studies Association (PSA) conference, University of York:.

March 1994: "The British Nation State in Popular Music", IASPM UK Conference, University of Liverpool.

July 1993: “Not taking the rap: NWA get stranded on an Island of realism”, 7th International Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), University of The Pacific, Stockton, California, cited in Steve Redhead's Unpopular Cultures (Manchester University Press, 1995).

Publications

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Number of items: 198.

2016

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2016) Players' Work Time: A History of the British Musicians' Union, 1893-2013. Manchester University Press. ISBN 9781526113948

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2016) Keeping Music Live: The History of the Musicians' Union. [Exhibitions]

Cloonan, M. (2016) Staying one step ahead?: The self-identity of Japanese concert promoters. In: Hargreaves, D.J., MacDonald, R. and Miell, D. (eds.) Musical Identities [2nd ed.]. Series: The Oxford handbook of music psychology. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198722946.001.0001)

Cloonan, M. (2016) Tell Tchaikovsky The News: Rock ‘n’ Roll, the Labor Question, and the Musicians' Union, 1942–1968, By Michael James Roberts. Popular Music, 35(01), pp. 130-132. (doi:10.1017/S0261143015000641) [Book Review]

Behr, A., Brennan, M., and Cloonan, M. (2016) Cultural value and cultural policy: some evidence from the world of live music. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 22(3), pp. 403-418. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2014.987668)

Behr, A., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., Frith, S., and Webster, E. (2016) Live concert performance: an ecological approach. Rock Music Studies, 3(1), pp. 5-23. (doi:10.1080/19401159.2015.1125633)

Cloonan, M. (2016) Musique, syndicalisme et politique au Royaume-Uni : remarques sur le pragmatisme de la British Musicians’ Union. In: Grassy, E. and Sklower, J. (eds.) Politiques des musiques populaires au XXIe siècle. Éditions Mélanie Seteun: Guichen, pp. 51-76. ISBN 9782913169395

Cloonan, M. (2016) Negotiating needletime: the musicians' union, the BBC and the record companies, circa 1920-1990. Social History, (Accepted for Publication)

Cloonan, M. (2016) Thatcherism, Popular Culture and the Music Industries. In: Popular Culture, 1980s to ow Conference, Helsinki, Finland, 3-4 May 2016,

Cloonan, M. (2016) A right ding dong: The death of Margaret Thatcher and music censorship in the digital age. In: Kierkegaard, A., Järviluoma-Mäkelä, H., Knudsen, J.S. and Otterbeck, J. (eds.) Researching Music Censorship. Cambridge Scholars Press: Cambridge. (In Press)

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2016) Workers or Capitalists? Reflections on Musicians as Employers. In: Working in Music: The Musicians’ Union, Musical Labour and Employment, Glasgow, Scotland, 14-15 Jan 2016,

Forsyth, A., Lennox, J., and Cloonan, M. (2016) ‘I'm there to play music not break up fights': gigging entertainers’ experiences of alcohol-related misbehaviour by audiences and its impact on performance. Popular Music, 35(02), pp. 245-264. (doi:10.1017/S0261143016000088)

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2016) From Live Aid to Live Nation. Series: The history of live music in Britain, 3. Ashgate. (In Press)

2015

Homan, S., Cloonan, M., and Cattermole, J. (2015) Popular Music Industries and the State: Policy Notes. Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415824514

Homan, S., Cloonan, M. and Cattermole, J., (Eds.) (2015) Popular Music and Cultural Policy. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781138787766

Behr, A., and Cloonan, M. (2015) Establishing a Music Vitality Index for Scotland. Other. Creative Scotland, Edinburgh.

Cloonan, M. (2015) The Grand Ole Opry. In: Molleson, K. (ed.) Dear Green Sounds: Glasgow's Music Through Time and Buildings. Waverley Books Ltd.: Glasgow, pp. 140-146. ISBN 9781849341936

Cloonan, M. (2015) Keeping Out Jazz: The Musician’s Union, “Alien” Musicians And British Jobs For British Workers. In: Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Cheltenham, England, May 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Managing the Zoeys: some reminiscences. In: Beech, N. and Gilmore, C. (eds.) Organising Music. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp. 226-235. ISBN 9781107040953

Cloonan, M. (2015) Musicians As Workers: Some Thoughts on 120 Years of the Musicians’ Union. In: Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Festival, Dorset, England, 17-19 Jul 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Musicians As Workers: Some Reflections On 122 Years Of The Musicians’ Union. In: Arbeitstagung der Gasellschaft für Popularmusikforscgung, Braunschweig, Germany, Nov 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) The Musicians' Union In Historical Perspective. In: Markets, Exploitation and Employment in the Music Industry Workshop, Leeds, England, 10 Dec 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Researching live Music in the UK. In: Dansk Live Conference, Svendborg, Denmark, Apr 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) The SECC. In: Molleson, K. (ed.) Dear Green Sounds: Glasgow's Music Through Time and Buildings. Waverley: Glasgow, pp. 126-131. ISBN 9781849341936

Cloonan, M. (2015) Thatcherism and the Music Industries: Some Initial Thoughts On a Policy Perspective. In: Thatcherism and Popular Culture Symposium, Turku, Finland, Apr 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) You Don’t Get Me I’m (Not) Part of the Union: The British Musicians’ Union and Popular Musicians 1963-1989. In: 18th Biennial IASPM Conference, Campinas, Brazil, 29 Jun - 02 Jul 2015,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2015) Workers as Capitalists? Some Reflections on Musicians as Employers. In: Capitalism, Culture and Media, Leeds, England, 7-8 Sep 2015,

2014

Cloonan, M. (2014) Conflict and Consensus: The Musicians' Union and Industrial Relations in the (British) Music Profession. In: Sound Effects: AHRC Network On Subcultures, Popular Music And Social Change, Norwich, England, Apr 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) Making Glasgow a city of music: some ruminations on an UNESCO award. In: Barber-Kersovan, A., Kirchberg, V. and Kucher, R. (eds.) Music City: Musikalische Annäherungen an die "kreative Stadt" = Musical Approaches to the "Creative City". Transcript: Bielefeld, pp. 121-138. ISBN 9783837619652

Cloonan, M. (2014) Musicians as workers: putting the UK musicians' union in to context. MusiCultures, 41(1), pp. 10-29.

Cloonan, M. (2014) The Needle and the Damage Done: Some Reflections On Needletime. In: IASPM UK & Ireland Biennial Conference, Cork, Ireland, Sep 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) Taking Notes: Mapping And Teaching Popular Music In Higher Education. In: Popular Music Pedagogy Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, Jan 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) You Can’t Not Be Political: Simon Frith, Politics And Popular Music Studies. In: Studying Music – An International Conference in Honour of Simon Frith, Edinburgh, Scotland, 10-12 Apr 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) You can't not be political: Frith, politics and policy. In: Marshall, L., Laing, D. and Frith, S. (eds.) Popular Music Matters: Essays in honour of Simon Frith. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham, pp. 103-116. ISBN 9781472421791

Homan, S., Cattermole, J., and Cloonan, M. (2014) Introduction: policy and popular music. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 14(2), (doi:10.1558/prbt.v14i2.95)

2013

Cloonan, M., and Brennan, M. (2013) Alien invasions: the British musicians’ union and foreign musicians. Popular Music, 32(2), pp. 277-295. (doi:10.1017/S0261143013000093)

Cloonan, M. (2013) Live Music as Ideology. In: Situating Popular Musics: IASPM 16th International Conference, Grahamstown, South Africa, 27 Jun - 01 Jul 2011, pp. 77-88. (doi:10.5429/2225-0301.2011.11)

Cloonan, M. (2013) Managers. In: Dubber, A. (ed.) The 360 Degree Deal. Leanpub: Birmingham.

Cloonan, M. (2013) The Musicians Union: A workers’ Organisation? In: IASPM Canada: Music and Labour, Ontario, Canada, 23-26 May 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) Researching Live Music In The UK: Some Findings. In: MARS Music Conference, Seinajoki, Finland, Feb 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) Researching the UK's Musicians Union: Some Reflections on Politics and Power. In: Changing The Tune Conference, Strasbourg, France, 7-8 Jun 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) A Right Ding Dong: The Death Of Margaret Thatcher And Music Censorship In The Digital Age. In: Researching Music Censorship Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 6-8 Jun 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) Shedding light on ‘the ban’. Musician, pp. 30-32.

Cloonan, M. (2013) Steering a review: some reflections on a gig. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 19(3), pp. 318-332. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2013.788163)

Cloonan, M., and Hulstedt, L. (2013) Looking for something new: the provision of popular music studies degrees in the UK. IASPM@Journal: Journal of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, 3(2), pp. 63-77.

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2013) Researching The Musicians Union: Some Initial Findings. In: Musicians’ Union Conference, Manchester, England, Jul 2013,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2013) Researching the British Musicians’ Union: Bridging Troubled Waters. In: 17th International conference (IASPM), Gijon, Spain, 24-28 Jun 2013,

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2013) From Hyde Park to the Hacienda: 1968-1984. Series: The history of live music in Britain since 1950, Vol. 2. Ashgate: Farnham. (In Press)

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2013) The History of Live Music in Britain Volume 1: 1950-1967. From Dance Hall to the 100 Club. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham. ISBN 9781409422808

Homan, S., Cloonan, M., and Cattermole, J. (2013) Introduction: popular music and policy. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 19(3), pp. 275-280. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2013.788165)

2012

Williamson, J., and Cloonan, M. (2012) Contextualising the contemporary recording industry. In: Marshall, L. (ed.) The International Recording Industries. Series: Routledge advances in sociology. Routledge: Abingdon, Oxon. ISBN 9780415603454

Cloonan, M. (2012) Selling the experience: the world-views of British concert promoters. Creative Industries Journal, 5(1), pp. 151-170. (doi:10.1386/cij.5.1-2.151_1)

Cloonan, M. (2012) Britpop and the English Music Tradition: edited by Andy Bennett and Jon Stratton. Popular Music, 31(01), pp. 177-179. (doi:10.1017/S0261143011000535) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2012) Popular Music And Locality: A Case Study Of Glasgow. In: Nordic Music Week, Stavanger, Norway, Nov 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2012) Researching Live Music In The UK: Some Findings. In: Royal Musical Association Graduate Conference, Hull, England, Jan 2012,

Cloonan, M. (2012) Steering a Review: Some Reflections On a Gig. In: Policy Notes: Popular Music, Industry And The State Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 18-20 Jun 2012,

Cloonan, M., and Hulstedt, L. (2012) Taking Notes: Mapping and Teaching Popular Music in Higher Education. Technical Report. Higher Education Academy, York.

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2012) Researching The Musicians' Union: Some Initial Thoughts On A Musical Community. In: IASPM UK and Ireland Conference, Manchester, England, Sep 2013,

2011

Cloonan, M. (2011) Popular music policy in the UK. In: Dauncey, H. and Le Guern, P. (eds.) Stereo: Comparative Perspectives on the Sociological Study of Popular Music in France and Britain. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham, UK, pp. 43-58. ISBN 9781409405689

Cloonan, M. (2011) Researching live music: some thoughts on policy implications. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 17(4), pp. 405-420. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2010.544728)

Cloonan, M. (2011) Researching live music: some thoughts on policy implications. In: Looseley, D. (ed.) Policy and the Popular. Routledge: London, UK, pp. 45-60. ISBN 9780415698078

Cloonan, M. (2011) Live Music as Ideology. In: 16th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Grahamstown, South Africa, Jun 2011,

Cloonan, M. (2011) What Is A Concert Ticket? A Philosophical Enquiry. In: Music and Environment: Place, Context, Conjuncture, Montreal, Canada, 16-19 Jun 2011,

Johnson, B., and Cloonan, M. (2011) Introduction. Popular Music and Society, 34(1), pp. 1-6. (doi:10.1080/03007766.2011.539801)

Williamson, J., Cloonan, M., and Frith, S. (2011) Having an impact? Academics, the music industries and the problem of knowledge. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 17(5), pp. 459-474. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2010.550682)

2010

Cloonan, M. (2010) Promoting Business. In: 14th Annual Conference of the European Business History Association, Glasgow, Scotland, 26-28 Aug 2010,

Cloonan, M. (2010) What Makes Glasgow A City Of Music. In: UNESCO, Politics and Policies, Hamburg, Germany, Nov 2010,

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2010) Analysing live music in the UK: findings one year into a three-year research project. IASPM, 1(1),

2009

Cloonan, M. (2009) Review of S.Homan and T.Mitchell (ed) Sounds of Then, Sounds of Now. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 10(2), pp. 229-231. [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) Review of S. Hill Blerytirhwng? The Place of Welsh Music. Popular Music, 32(3), pp. 441-443. [Book Review]

Frith, S., Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2009) On music as a creative industry. In: Pratt, A.C. and Jeffcutt, P. (eds.) Creativity, Innovation and the Cultural Economy. Series: Routledge studies in global competition (46). Routledge, pp. 74-89. ISBN 9780415419758

Cloonan, M. (2009) The production of English rock stardom in the 1950s. Popular Music History, 4(3), pp. 271-288.

Cloonan, M. (2009) Bad vibrations. New Humanist, 124(2), pp. 30-32.

Cloonan, M. (2009) A Brief History of Rock, Off The Record, By Wayne Robins. Popular Music, 28(01), pp. 118-120. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008001657) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) Creating Live Music: An Industrial Perspective. In: Creativity, Innovation and Labour in Music Symposium, Open University, 22-23 Jun 2009,

Cloonan, M. (2009) The Hidden Musicians: Music-Making in an English Town. Popular Music and Society, 32(5), pp. 671-673. (doi:10.1080/03007760902786249) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) Live Music And Music Policy: Some Initial Thoughts. In: 15th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Liverpool, England, Jul 2009,

Cloonan, M. (2009) Music and violence: a provisional typology. In: Stahl, G. (ed.) IASPM Rome 2005. International Association for the Study of Popular Music: Montreal, pp. 147-159.

Cloonan, M. (2009) Promoting Pop: A Guide for Regional Development. Technical Report. PASCAL Observatory, Melbourne.

Cloonan, M. (2009) Researching Live Music: Some Initial Thoughts On Policy Implications. In: Popular Cultures Research Network Policy and the Popular Conference, Leeds, England, Jun 2009,

Cloonan, M. (2009) Sgt. Pepper and the Beatles: It Was Forty Years Ago Today, edited by Oliver Julien. Aldershot. Popular Music, 28(03), p. 453. (doi:10.1017/S0261143009990286) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2009) Mapping the music industry in Scotland: building an industry or building an empire. In: Gyde, A. and Stahl, G. (eds.) Practising Popular Music. International Association for the Study of Popular Music: Montreal, pp. 129-138.

Johnson, B., and Cloonan, M. (2009) Dark Side of the Tune: Popular Music and Violence. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham. ISBN 9780754658726

2008

Frith, S., and Cloonan, M. (2008) Introduction. Popular Music, 27(2), pp. 189-191. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008004005)

Forsyth, A., and Cloonan, M. (2008) Alco-pop? The use of popular music in Glasgow pubs. Popular Music and Society, 31(1), pp. 57-78. (doi:10.1080/03007760601061902)

Cloonan, M. (2008) What's going on? perceptions of popular music lobbyists in Australia. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 8(4), pp. 3-24.

Cloonan, M. (2008) Music, Media, Multiculture, By Dan Lundberg, Krister Malm and Owe Ronström. Popular Music, 27(03), pp. 496-498. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008262252) [Book Review] (In Press)

Cloonan, M. (2008) A Song for Europe, edited by Ivan Raykoff and Robert Dean Tobin. Popular Music, 27(03), pp. 498-501. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008272259) [Book Review]

2007

Williamson, J., and Cloonan, M. (2007) Rethinking the music industry. Popular Music, 26(2), pp. 305-322. (doi:10.1017/S0261143007001262)

Cloonan, M. (2007) Review of Gerry Smyth: Noisy Island and Sean Campbell and Gerry Smyth: Beautiful Day. Popular Music and Society, 20(1), pp. 127-131. [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2007) Lessons from down under? Popular music policy and decentralised government in Scotland and Australia. Scottish Music Review, 1(1), pp. 18-42.

Cloonan, M. (2007) Popular Music and the State in the UK: Culture, Trade or Industry? Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot. ISBN 9780754653738

Cloonan, M. (2007) Issues in popular music in Australia: a view from the outside. Music Forum, 13(2), pp. 16-18.

Cloonan, M. (2007) Review of I.Peddie (ed.) The Resisting Music: Popular Music and Social Protest. Popular Music and Society, 30(1), pp. 115-131. (doi:10.1080/03007760600917989) [Book Review]

2006

Cloonan, M. (2006) Review of D.Walley Teenage Nervous Breakdown: Music and politics in the post-Elvis age. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 8(1), pp. 85-86. [Book Review]

Drewett, M. and Cloonan, M., (Eds.) (2006) Popular Music Censorship in Africa. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot. ISBN 9780754652915

Cloonan, M. (2006) Popular music censorship in Africa : an overview. In: Drewett, M. and Cloonan, M. (eds.) Popular Music Censorship in Africa. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot, pp. 3-21. ISBN 9780754652915

Cloonan, M., and Drewett, M. (2006) Concluding comments on the censorship of popular music in Africa. In: Drewett, M. and Cloonan, M. (eds.) Popular Music Censorship in Africa. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot, pp. 215-219. ISBN 9780754652915

Cloonan, M. (2006) Early UK Rock Stardom. In: A History Of Stardom Reconsidered Conference, Turku, Finland, Nov 2006,

Korpe, M., Reitov, O., and Cloonan, M. (2006) Music censorship from Plato to the Taliban. In: Brown, S. and Volgsten, U. (eds.) Music and Manipulation: On the Social Uses and Social Control of Music. Berghahn Books: New York, pp. 239-263. ISBN 1845450981

2005

Cloonan, M. (2005) Review of Richard Young (ed.) Critical Studies, 19, Music, Popular Culture, Identities,. Popular Music and Society, 28(5), pp. 693-695. (doi:10.1080/03007760500142704) [Book Review]

Forsyth, A., Cloonan, M., and Barr, J. (2005) Factors Associated with Alcohol-Related Problems Within Licensed Premises: Report to the Greater Glasgow NHS Board. Project Report. Glasgow NHS Board, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M. (2005) Music and violence: a provisional typology. In: Making Music, Making Meaning: 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Rome, Italy, 25-30 July 2005, pp. 147-159.

Cloonan, M. (2005) What is popular music studies? some observations. British Journal of Music Education, 22(1), pp. 77-93. (doi:10.1017/S026505170400600X)

Cloonan, M., St.Clair, R., Gallacher, J., Crossan, B., Toman, N., and Caldwell, J. (2005) Lone Parents in Further Education Colleges. Project Report. Scottish Executive, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M. (2005) 10 million reasons to be cheerful. Variant, 2(22), p. 7.

Cloonan, M. (2005) Music and Violence: A Provisional Typology: Making Music, Making Meaning. In: 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Rome, Italy, Jul 2005,

Cloonan, M. (2005) Putting the politics into pop – and vice versa. Concept, 13(2), pp. 16-18.

2004

Cloonan, M. (2004) T.Bryce and W.Hume (ed.) Scottish Education. Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 10(1), pp. 84-86. (doi:10.7227/JACE.10.1.9) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2004) A capital project? 'The New Deal for Musicians' in Scotland. Studies in the Education of Adults, 36(1), pp. 40-56.

Cloonan, M. (2004) Musical responses to September 11th: from conservative patriotism to radicalism. Beitraege zur Popularmusikforschung, 32, pp. 11-32.

Cloonan, M. (2004) Notions of flexibility in UK higher education: core and periphery re-visited? Higher Education Quarterly, 58(2-3), pp. 176-197. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2273.2004.00267.x)

Cloonan, M. (2004) What is music censorship? towards an understanding. In: Korpe, M. (ed.) Shoot the Singer!: Music Censorship Today. Zed Books: London, pp. 3-5. ISBN 9781842775042

Cloonan, M., Williamson, J., and Frith, S. (2004) What is music worth? Some reflections on the Scottish experience. Popular Music, 23(2), pp. 205-212.

Cloonan, M. (2004) The Music Industry Doesn’t Exist (And If It Does, It Doesn’t Matter). In: IASPM UK and Ireland Conference, Limerick, Ireland, Jul 2004,

Cloonan, M. (2004) Shake Rattle and Rain: Popular Music Making in Manchester 1955-1995, by C. P. Lee. Hardinge Simpole. Popular Music, 23(1), pp. 93-94. (doi:10.1017/S0261143004229014) [Book Review]

2003

Cloonan, M. (2003) Review of Mae Shaw 'Heart, Mind and Soul Learning from Song'. Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 9(2), pp. 187-188. (doi:10.7227/JACE.9.2.8) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2003) The New Deal for musicians: teaching young pups new tricks? Music Education Research, 5(1), pp. 13-28. (doi:10.1080/14613800307099)

MacLachlan, K., and Cloonan, M. (2003) Three dimensional change? the relationship between theory, policy and adults' understanding of literacies. Research in Post-Compulsory Education, 8(1), pp. 123-136. (doi:10.1080/13596740300200144)

Cloonan, M. and Garofalo, R., (Eds.) (2003) Policing Pop. Temple University Press: Philadelphia. ISBN 1566399904

Cloonan, M. (2003) Call that censorship? problems of definition. In: Cloonan, M. and Garofalo, R. (eds.) Policing Pop. Temple University Press: Philadelphia, pp. 13-29. ISBN 1566399904

Cloonan, M. (2003) Censorship. In: Shepherd, J., Horn, D. and Laing, D. (eds.) Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World. Continuum: London, pp. 168-172. ISBN 9780826463210

Cloonan, M. (2003) Mixing pop and politics: an encounter with Billy Bragg. Concept, 13(1 & 2), pp. 50-52.

Cloonan, M. (2003) Music: sounds of hate? In: Vidal-Hall, J. (ed.) The A-Z of Free Expression. Index: London, pp. 180-184. ISBN 9780904286991

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2003) Mapping the music industry in Scotland: building an industry or building an empire? In: 12th Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Montreal, Canada, 3-7 July 2003, pp. 129-138.

Cloonan, M. (2003) Musical Responses to September 11th. In: 14th Working Conference of the ASPM (Working Group on Studying Popular Music), Barendorf, Germany, Oct 2003,

Cloonan, M. (2003) Sounds English: Transnational Popular Music, by Nabeel Zuberi. Popular Music, 22(01), pp. 109-116. (doi:10.1017/S0261143003223072) [Book Review]

Williamson, J., Cloonan, M., and Frith, S. (2003) Mapping the Music Industry in Scotland: A Report. Project Report. Scottish Enterprise.

2002

Symon, P., and Cloonan, M. (2002) Playing away: popular music, policy and devolution in Scotland. Scottish Affairs, 40, pp. 99-122.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (2002) The "home international" comparisons in vocational qualifications. Comparative Education, 38(2), pp. 189-209. (doi:10.1080/03050060220140575)

Cloonan, M. (2002) Hitting the right note? the New Deal for musicians. Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 54(1), pp. 51-66. (doi:10.1080/13636820200200187)

Cloonan, M. (2002) Delivering a new deal? Another strange tale of pop and politics. In: Karki, K., Leydon, R. and Terho, H. (eds.) Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Popular Music Studies 20 Years Later: Proceedings of the Eleventh Biannual IASPM Conference July 6-10, 2001, Turku, Finland. IASPM-Norden: Turku, pp. 572-579. ISBN 9519878912

Cloonan, M. (2002) Exclusive! the British press and popular music, the story so far. In: Jones, S. (ed.) Pop Music and the Press. Temple University Press: Philadelphia, pp. 114-133. ISBN 1566399653

Cloonan, M., and Crossan, B. (2002) Lifelong learning and social deprivation: exploring the issues in an area of social deprivation in Scotland. Scottish Educational Review, 34(1), pp. 76-85.

Cloonan, M., and Crossan, B. (2002) Lifelong learning and social deprivation: exploring the issues in areas of social deprivation in Scotland. Scottish Educational Review, 34(1), pp. 76-85.

Cloonan, M., and Johnson, B. (2002) Killing me softly with his song: an initial investigation into the use of popular music as a tool of oppression. Popular Music, 21(1), pp. 27-39. (doi:10.1017/S0261143002002027)

Cloonan, M., and Johnson, B. (2002) No pain no gain? An initial investigation into the use of popular music as a tool of repression. Popular Music, 21(1), pp. 27-39.

Cloonan, M. (2002) We Are Devo(Lved): Popular Music Policy In The New Scotland. In: IASPM UK Conference, Birmingham, England, Jul2002,

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2002) Three Dimensional Change?: The Relationship Between Theory, Policy And Adult’s Understanding Of Literacies Work. In: SCUTREA Conference, Stirling, Scotland, Jul 2002,

Osborne, M., Brink, B., Cloonan, M., Davies, P., Marks, A., Turner, E., and Williams, J. (2002) Mature Student Recruitment to HE (Scotland). Project Report. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.

Osborne, M., Cloonan, M., and Oberski, I. (2002) European partnerships: exhilaration or exasperation? In: Field, J. (ed.) Promoting European Dimensions in Lifelong Learning. National Institute of Adult Continuing Education: Leicester, pp. 54-65. ISBN 9781862010482

Powney, J., Bryson, C., Cloonan, M., and Wilson, V. (2002) The Appointment, Retention and Promotion of Academic Staff Within Higher Education Institutions. Project Report. Higher Education Funding Council for England, Bristol.

2001

Brink, M., Cloonan, M., Marks, A., Osborne, M., and Turner, E. (2001) Mature Student Recruitment to Higher Education: An Institutional Case Study for the University of Stirling. Other. Institute of Education, University of Stirling, Stirling.

Cloonan, M., and Lynch, P. (2001) Educating for devolution: The Scottish Office voter education campaign, 1999. Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 7(2), pp. 35-50.

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2001) Market Research of Target Groups Initiative. Other. Cardonald College, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2001) Talking Literacies: A Community Perspective for The Future. Other. University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2001) Widening Access: Evaluating the College Initiative. Other. Cardonald College, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M. (2001) Britain at war: how music was 'restricted' during the Falklands and Gulf Wars. In: 1st World Conference on Music and Censorship. Ikon, pp. 104-109. ISBN 8798816306

Cloonan, M. (2001) Families Here, They Don’t Do Education, They Get Jobs: Men, Women And Lifelong Learning In Govan, Glasgow. In: Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning Conference, Researching Widening Access, Glasgow, Scotland, Jul 2002,

Cloonan, M. (2001) Ice-T: Cop Killer. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Parents music resource center. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Selby. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Sex Pistols. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Top of the pops. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Your pocket guide to sex. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Osborne, M., Brink, B., Cloonan, M., Davies, P., Marks, A., Turner, E., and Williams, J. (2001) For Me or Not for Me in Scotland? A Report of Mature Student Participation in Higher Education. Project Report. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.

Powney, J., Bryson, C., and Cloonan, M. (2001) Recruitment, Retention and Promotion of Academic Staff. Other. Higher Education Funding Council for England.

2000

Cloonan, M. (2000) Labour's new deal for musicians: turning rebellion into money? In: Mitchell, T., Doyle, P. and Johnson, B. (eds.) Changing sounds : new directions and configurations in popular music : IASPM, the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, 10th International Conference 9 to 13 July, 1999, UTS, Sydney, Australia. Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, University of Technology: Sydney, pp. 298-304. ISBN 1863653643

Cloonan, M. (2000) Mixing pop and politics. Politics Review, 9(4), pp. 29-32.

Cloonan, M. (2000) You can't do that: the Beatles, artistic freedom and censorship. In: Inglis, I. (ed.) The Beatles, Popular Music and Society: A Thousand Voices. Macmillan: Basingstoke, pp. 126-149. ISBN 0333732057

Cloonan, M. (2000) The land of opportunity? The policy, provision and oversight of lifelong learning in Scotland. Scottish Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 6(1), pp. 5-24.

Cloonan, M., and Canning, R. (2000) Completion rates of Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) courses: a research study. Scottish Educational Review, 32(1), pp. 55-67.

Cloonan, M., and Crossan, B. (2000) Learning in Govan. Other. University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., and Turner, E. (2000) The Past, Present and Future of Further Education in Scotland: A Research Based Guide to the Literature for Practitioners. Other. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning, University of Stirling, Stirling.

Cloonan, M., and Johnson, B. (2000) No Pain, No Gain? An Initial Enquiry Into The Use Of Popular Music As A Tool Of Repression. In: IASPM (UK) Conference, Surrey, England, Jul 2000,

Osborne, M., Cloonan, M., Morgan-Klein, B., and Loots, C. (2000) Mix and match? Further and higher education links in post-devolution Scotland. International Journal of Lifelong Education, 19(3), pp. 236-252. (doi:10.1080/026013700293287)

1999

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Scottish Vocational Qualifications: An Analysis of Enrolment and Completion Rates. Other. University of Stirling, Stirling.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Scottish and National Vocational Qualifications: A Preliminary Comparison of Take-Up and Usage Between Scotland and England. Other. University of Stirling, Stirling.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Revitalising 'Work-Based' Education: The Scottish Apprenticeship Framework. Other. Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Stirling, Stirling.

Cloonan, M. (1999) Innovation in teaching politics in HE: some observations. Journal of Further and Higher Education, 23(2), pp. 173-184. (doi:10.1080/0309877990230202)

Cloonan, M. (1999) Pop and the Nation-State: towards a theorisation. Popular Music, 18(2), pp. 193-207. (doi:10.1017/S0261143000009041)

Cloonan, M., Hearinger, A., Matarazzo, B., Murphy, M., and Osborne, M. (1999) The use of cost-benefit analysis in funding continuing education: steering the fifth wheel? International Journal of Lifelong Education, 18(6), pp. 492-504. (doi:10.1080/026013799293540)

Cloonan, M. (1999) Censorship and Popular Music in the UK. In: IASPM Benelux Branch Conference, National Pop Institute Of The Netherlands, Amsterdam, The Netherland, Oct 1999,

Cloonan, M. (1999) Labour’s New Deal For Musicians. In: 10th IASPM International Conference, Sydney, Australia, Jul 1999,

Cloonan, M., and Canning, R. (1999) Problematising Vocational Education in the UK: The Decline of the Home Internationals. In: 3rd International Conference of the Journal of Vocational Education and Training, Manchester, England, Jul 1999,

Cloonan, M., and Canning, R. (1999) Rethinking the Home Internationals: Vocational Education in the UK. In: Scottish Educational Research Association Conference, Dundee, Scotland, Oct 1999,

Osborne, M., Gallacher, J., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Researching Lifelong Learning: An Introductory Briefing. Project Report. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.

1998

Cloonan, M. (1998) And the banned played on. Observer, 1998, 8 Nov.

Cloonan, M. (1998) Massive attack. Index on Censorship, 27(6), pp. 184-186. (doi:10.1080/03064229808536487)

Cloonan, M. (1998) Politics and Popular Culture. By John Street. Cambridge: Polity Press, 1997. 212 pp. Popular Music, 17(03), p. 356. (doi:10.1017/S0261143000008655) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (1998) Double talk? AUT Bulletin, 1998, p. 16.

Cloonan, M. (1998) Class acts? Taste and popular music. In: Mitsui, T. (ed.) Popular Music: Intercultural Interpretations. International Association for the Study of Popular Music: International Conference on Popular Music Studies, (9th, Jul 1997, Kanazawa, Japan). Graduate Program in Music, Kanazawa University: Kanazawa, pp. 229-239. ISBN 4998068415

Cloonan, M. (1998) Privacy and media intrusion in a democratic society: Britain and the Calcutt reports. Democratization, 5(2), pp. 62-84.

Cloonan, M. (1998) Rock The Vote: popular culture and politics. Politics, 18(1), pp. 33-38. (doi:10.1111/1467-9256.00058)

Cloonan, M., and Davies, I. (1998) Improving the possibility of better teaching by investigating the nature of student learning: with reference to procedural understanding in politics in higher education. Teaching in Higher Education, 3(2), pp. 173-183. (doi:10.1080/1356215980030204)

Cloonan, M., and Lynch, P. (1998) Education, Education, Education: Parties, Voters and the New Scottish Electoral System. In: Political Studies Association, British Territorial Politics Group, Newcastle, England, Dec 1998,

1997

Cloonan, M. (1997) State of the nation: "Englishness", pop, and politics in the mid-1990s. Popular Music and Society, 21(2), pp. 47-70.

Cloonan, M., and Street, J. (1997) Politics and popular music: from policing to packaging. Parliamentary Affairs, 50(2), pp. 223-234.

1996

Cloonan, M. (1996) Banned! : Censorship of Popular Music in Britain, 1967-92. Series: Popular cultural studies, 9. Arena: Aldershot. ISBN 1857422996

Cloonan, M. (1996) The presentations of Lord Howe of Aberavon. Contemporary Politics, 2(4), pp. 7-24.

Cloonan, M., and Lynch, P. (1996) Popular Music and The Nation State: Towards a Theorisation. In: Identities in Transition Conference, Turku, Finland, Aug 1996,

1995

Cloonan, M. (1995) 'I fought the law': popular music and British obscenity law. Popular Music, 14(3), pp. 349-363. (doi:10.1017/S0261143000007789)

Cloonan, M. (1995) Not taking the rap: NWA get stranded on an island of realism. In: Straw, W. (ed.) Popular Music: Style and Identity / International Association for the Study of Popular Music, Seventh International Conference on Popular Music Studies, Stockton, California, 1993. Centre for Research on Canadian Cultural Industries and Institutions: Montreal, pp. 55-60. ISBN 0771704593

Cloonan, M. (1995) Popular music and censorship in Britain: an overview. Popular Music and Society, 19(3), pp. 75-104.

Cloonan, M. (1995) The Case Study Method: Possibilities And Problems In the Teaching of Politics. In: Political Studies Association (PSA) Conference, York, England, Apr 1995,

Cloonan, M. (1995) What Do they Know of England? Popular Music and Englishness in the Mid-1990s. In: 8th International IASPM Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, Jul 1995,

1994

Cloonan, M. (1994) The British Nation State in Popular Music. In: IASPM UK Conference, Liverpool, England, Mar 1994,

1992

Cloonan, M. (1992) Censorship And Popular Music: An Initial Attempt At Identification. Other. University of Liverpool, Liverpool.

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Articles

Behr, A., Brennan, M., and Cloonan, M. (2016) Cultural value and cultural policy: some evidence from the world of live music. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 22(3), pp. 403-418. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2014.987668)

Behr, A., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., Frith, S., and Webster, E. (2016) Live concert performance: an ecological approach. Rock Music Studies, 3(1), pp. 5-23. (doi:10.1080/19401159.2015.1125633)

Cloonan, M. (2016) Negotiating needletime: the musicians' union, the BBC and the record companies, circa 1920-1990. Social History, (Accepted for Publication)

Forsyth, A., Lennox, J., and Cloonan, M. (2016) ‘I'm there to play music not break up fights': gigging entertainers’ experiences of alcohol-related misbehaviour by audiences and its impact on performance. Popular Music, 35(02), pp. 245-264. (doi:10.1017/S0261143016000088)

Cloonan, M. (2014) Musicians as workers: putting the UK musicians' union in to context. MusiCultures, 41(1), pp. 10-29.

Homan, S., Cattermole, J., and Cloonan, M. (2014) Introduction: policy and popular music. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 14(2), (doi:10.1558/prbt.v14i2.95)

Cloonan, M., and Brennan, M. (2013) Alien invasions: the British musicians’ union and foreign musicians. Popular Music, 32(2), pp. 277-295. (doi:10.1017/S0261143013000093)

Cloonan, M. (2013) Shedding light on ‘the ban’. Musician, pp. 30-32.

Cloonan, M. (2013) Steering a review: some reflections on a gig. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 19(3), pp. 318-332. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2013.788163)

Cloonan, M., and Hulstedt, L. (2013) Looking for something new: the provision of popular music studies degrees in the UK. IASPM@Journal: Journal of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, 3(2), pp. 63-77.

Homan, S., Cloonan, M., and Cattermole, J. (2013) Introduction: popular music and policy. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 19(3), pp. 275-280. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2013.788165)

Cloonan, M. (2012) Selling the experience: the world-views of British concert promoters. Creative Industries Journal, 5(1), pp. 151-170. (doi:10.1386/cij.5.1-2.151_1)

Cloonan, M. (2011) Researching live music: some thoughts on policy implications. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 17(4), pp. 405-420. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2010.544728)

Johnson, B., and Cloonan, M. (2011) Introduction. Popular Music and Society, 34(1), pp. 1-6. (doi:10.1080/03007766.2011.539801)

Williamson, J., Cloonan, M., and Frith, S. (2011) Having an impact? Academics, the music industries and the problem of knowledge. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 17(5), pp. 459-474. (doi:10.1080/10286632.2010.550682)

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2010) Analysing live music in the UK: findings one year into a three-year research project. IASPM, 1(1),

Cloonan, M. (2009) The production of English rock stardom in the 1950s. Popular Music History, 4(3), pp. 271-288.

Cloonan, M. (2009) Bad vibrations. New Humanist, 124(2), pp. 30-32.

Frith, S., and Cloonan, M. (2008) Introduction. Popular Music, 27(2), pp. 189-191. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008004005)

Forsyth, A., and Cloonan, M. (2008) Alco-pop? The use of popular music in Glasgow pubs. Popular Music and Society, 31(1), pp. 57-78. (doi:10.1080/03007760601061902)

Cloonan, M. (2008) What's going on? perceptions of popular music lobbyists in Australia. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 8(4), pp. 3-24.

Williamson, J., and Cloonan, M. (2007) Rethinking the music industry. Popular Music, 26(2), pp. 305-322. (doi:10.1017/S0261143007001262)

Cloonan, M. (2007) Lessons from down under? Popular music policy and decentralised government in Scotland and Australia. Scottish Music Review, 1(1), pp. 18-42.

Cloonan, M. (2007) Issues in popular music in Australia: a view from the outside. Music Forum, 13(2), pp. 16-18.

Cloonan, M. (2005) What is popular music studies? some observations. British Journal of Music Education, 22(1), pp. 77-93. (doi:10.1017/S026505170400600X)

Cloonan, M. (2005) 10 million reasons to be cheerful. Variant, 2(22), p. 7.

Cloonan, M. (2005) Putting the politics into pop – and vice versa. Concept, 13(2), pp. 16-18.

Cloonan, M. (2004) A capital project? 'The New Deal for Musicians' in Scotland. Studies in the Education of Adults, 36(1), pp. 40-56.

Cloonan, M. (2004) Musical responses to September 11th: from conservative patriotism to radicalism. Beitraege zur Popularmusikforschung, 32, pp. 11-32.

Cloonan, M. (2004) Notions of flexibility in UK higher education: core and periphery re-visited? Higher Education Quarterly, 58(2-3), pp. 176-197. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2273.2004.00267.x)

Cloonan, M., Williamson, J., and Frith, S. (2004) What is music worth? Some reflections on the Scottish experience. Popular Music, 23(2), pp. 205-212.

Cloonan, M. (2003) The New Deal for musicians: teaching young pups new tricks? Music Education Research, 5(1), pp. 13-28. (doi:10.1080/14613800307099)

MacLachlan, K., and Cloonan, M. (2003) Three dimensional change? the relationship between theory, policy and adults' understanding of literacies. Research in Post-Compulsory Education, 8(1), pp. 123-136. (doi:10.1080/13596740300200144)

Cloonan, M. (2003) Mixing pop and politics: an encounter with Billy Bragg. Concept, 13(1 & 2), pp. 50-52.

Symon, P., and Cloonan, M. (2002) Playing away: popular music, policy and devolution in Scotland. Scottish Affairs, 40, pp. 99-122.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (2002) The "home international" comparisons in vocational qualifications. Comparative Education, 38(2), pp. 189-209. (doi:10.1080/03050060220140575)

Cloonan, M. (2002) Hitting the right note? the New Deal for musicians. Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 54(1), pp. 51-66. (doi:10.1080/13636820200200187)

Cloonan, M., and Crossan, B. (2002) Lifelong learning and social deprivation: exploring the issues in an area of social deprivation in Scotland. Scottish Educational Review, 34(1), pp. 76-85.

Cloonan, M., and Crossan, B. (2002) Lifelong learning and social deprivation: exploring the issues in areas of social deprivation in Scotland. Scottish Educational Review, 34(1), pp. 76-85.

Cloonan, M., and Johnson, B. (2002) Killing me softly with his song: an initial investigation into the use of popular music as a tool of oppression. Popular Music, 21(1), pp. 27-39. (doi:10.1017/S0261143002002027)

Cloonan, M., and Johnson, B. (2002) No pain no gain? An initial investigation into the use of popular music as a tool of repression. Popular Music, 21(1), pp. 27-39.

Cloonan, M., and Lynch, P. (2001) Educating for devolution: The Scottish Office voter education campaign, 1999. Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 7(2), pp. 35-50.

Cloonan, M. (2000) Mixing pop and politics. Politics Review, 9(4), pp. 29-32.

Cloonan, M. (2000) The land of opportunity? The policy, provision and oversight of lifelong learning in Scotland. Scottish Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 6(1), pp. 5-24.

Cloonan, M., and Canning, R. (2000) Completion rates of Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) courses: a research study. Scottish Educational Review, 32(1), pp. 55-67.

Osborne, M., Cloonan, M., Morgan-Klein, B., and Loots, C. (2000) Mix and match? Further and higher education links in post-devolution Scotland. International Journal of Lifelong Education, 19(3), pp. 236-252. (doi:10.1080/026013700293287)

Cloonan, M. (1999) Innovation in teaching politics in HE: some observations. Journal of Further and Higher Education, 23(2), pp. 173-184. (doi:10.1080/0309877990230202)

Cloonan, M. (1999) Pop and the Nation-State: towards a theorisation. Popular Music, 18(2), pp. 193-207. (doi:10.1017/S0261143000009041)

Cloonan, M., Hearinger, A., Matarazzo, B., Murphy, M., and Osborne, M. (1999) The use of cost-benefit analysis in funding continuing education: steering the fifth wheel? International Journal of Lifelong Education, 18(6), pp. 492-504. (doi:10.1080/026013799293540)

Cloonan, M. (1998) And the banned played on. Observer, 1998, 8 Nov.

Cloonan, M. (1998) Massive attack. Index on Censorship, 27(6), pp. 184-186. (doi:10.1080/03064229808536487)

Cloonan, M. (1998) Double talk? AUT Bulletin, 1998, p. 16.

Cloonan, M. (1998) Privacy and media intrusion in a democratic society: Britain and the Calcutt reports. Democratization, 5(2), pp. 62-84.

Cloonan, M. (1998) Rock The Vote: popular culture and politics. Politics, 18(1), pp. 33-38. (doi:10.1111/1467-9256.00058)

Cloonan, M., and Davies, I. (1998) Improving the possibility of better teaching by investigating the nature of student learning: with reference to procedural understanding in politics in higher education. Teaching in Higher Education, 3(2), pp. 173-183. (doi:10.1080/1356215980030204)

Cloonan, M. (1997) State of the nation: "Englishness", pop, and politics in the mid-1990s. Popular Music and Society, 21(2), pp. 47-70.

Cloonan, M., and Street, J. (1997) Politics and popular music: from policing to packaging. Parliamentary Affairs, 50(2), pp. 223-234.

Cloonan, M. (1996) The presentations of Lord Howe of Aberavon. Contemporary Politics, 2(4), pp. 7-24.

Cloonan, M. (1995) 'I fought the law': popular music and British obscenity law. Popular Music, 14(3), pp. 349-363. (doi:10.1017/S0261143000007789)

Cloonan, M. (1995) Popular music and censorship in Britain: an overview. Popular Music and Society, 19(3), pp. 75-104.

Books

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2016) Players' Work Time: A History of the British Musicians' Union, 1893-2013. Manchester University Press. ISBN 9781526113948

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2016) From Live Aid to Live Nation. Series: The history of live music in Britain, 3. Ashgate. (In Press)

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2013) From Hyde Park to the Hacienda: 1968-1984. Series: The history of live music in Britain since 1950, Vol. 2. Ashgate: Farnham. (In Press)

Frith, S., Brennan, M., Cloonan, M., and Webster, E. (2013) The History of Live Music in Britain Volume 1: 1950-1967. From Dance Hall to the 100 Club. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham. ISBN 9781409422808

Johnson, B., and Cloonan, M. (2009) Dark Side of the Tune: Popular Music and Violence. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham. ISBN 9780754658726

Cloonan, M. (2007) Popular Music and the State in the UK: Culture, Trade or Industry? Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot. ISBN 9780754653738

Cloonan, M. (1996) Banned! : Censorship of Popular Music in Britain, 1967-92. Series: Popular cultural studies, 9. Arena: Aldershot. ISBN 1857422996

Book Sections

Cloonan, M. (2016) Staying one step ahead?: The self-identity of Japanese concert promoters. In: Hargreaves, D.J., MacDonald, R. and Miell, D. (eds.) Musical Identities [2nd ed.]. Series: The Oxford handbook of music psychology. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198722946.001.0001)

Cloonan, M. (2016) Musique, syndicalisme et politique au Royaume-Uni : remarques sur le pragmatisme de la British Musicians’ Union. In: Grassy, E. and Sklower, J. (eds.) Politiques des musiques populaires au XXIe siècle. Éditions Mélanie Seteun: Guichen, pp. 51-76. ISBN 9782913169395

Cloonan, M. (2016) A right ding dong: The death of Margaret Thatcher and music censorship in the digital age. In: Kierkegaard, A., Järviluoma-Mäkelä, H., Knudsen, J.S. and Otterbeck, J. (eds.) Researching Music Censorship. Cambridge Scholars Press: Cambridge. (In Press)

Cloonan, M. (2015) The Grand Ole Opry. In: Molleson, K. (ed.) Dear Green Sounds: Glasgow's Music Through Time and Buildings. Waverley Books Ltd.: Glasgow, pp. 140-146. ISBN 9781849341936

Cloonan, M. (2015) Managing the Zoeys: some reminiscences. In: Beech, N. and Gilmore, C. (eds.) Organising Music. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp. 226-235. ISBN 9781107040953

Cloonan, M. (2015) The SECC. In: Molleson, K. (ed.) Dear Green Sounds: Glasgow's Music Through Time and Buildings. Waverley: Glasgow, pp. 126-131. ISBN 9781849341936

Cloonan, M. (2014) Making Glasgow a city of music: some ruminations on an UNESCO award. In: Barber-Kersovan, A., Kirchberg, V. and Kucher, R. (eds.) Music City: Musikalische Annäherungen an die "kreative Stadt" = Musical Approaches to the "Creative City". Transcript: Bielefeld, pp. 121-138. ISBN 9783837619652

Cloonan, M. (2014) You can't not be political: Frith, politics and policy. In: Marshall, L., Laing, D. and Frith, S. (eds.) Popular Music Matters: Essays in honour of Simon Frith. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham, pp. 103-116. ISBN 9781472421791

Cloonan, M. (2013) Managers. In: Dubber, A. (ed.) The 360 Degree Deal. Leanpub: Birmingham.

Williamson, J., and Cloonan, M. (2012) Contextualising the contemporary recording industry. In: Marshall, L. (ed.) The International Recording Industries. Series: Routledge advances in sociology. Routledge: Abingdon, Oxon. ISBN 9780415603454

Cloonan, M. (2011) Popular music policy in the UK. In: Dauncey, H. and Le Guern, P. (eds.) Stereo: Comparative Perspectives on the Sociological Study of Popular Music in France and Britain. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Farnham, UK, pp. 43-58. ISBN 9781409405689

Cloonan, M. (2011) Researching live music: some thoughts on policy implications. In: Looseley, D. (ed.) Policy and the Popular. Routledge: London, UK, pp. 45-60. ISBN 9780415698078

Frith, S., Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2009) On music as a creative industry. In: Pratt, A.C. and Jeffcutt, P. (eds.) Creativity, Innovation and the Cultural Economy. Series: Routledge studies in global competition (46). Routledge, pp. 74-89. ISBN 9780415419758

Cloonan, M. (2009) Music and violence: a provisional typology. In: Stahl, G. (ed.) IASPM Rome 2005. International Association for the Study of Popular Music: Montreal, pp. 147-159.

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2009) Mapping the music industry in Scotland: building an industry or building an empire. In: Gyde, A. and Stahl, G. (eds.) Practising Popular Music. International Association for the Study of Popular Music: Montreal, pp. 129-138.

Cloonan, M. (2006) Popular music censorship in Africa : an overview. In: Drewett, M. and Cloonan, M. (eds.) Popular Music Censorship in Africa. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot, pp. 3-21. ISBN 9780754652915

Cloonan, M., and Drewett, M. (2006) Concluding comments on the censorship of popular music in Africa. In: Drewett, M. and Cloonan, M. (eds.) Popular Music Censorship in Africa. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot, pp. 215-219. ISBN 9780754652915

Korpe, M., Reitov, O., and Cloonan, M. (2006) Music censorship from Plato to the Taliban. In: Brown, S. and Volgsten, U. (eds.) Music and Manipulation: On the Social Uses and Social Control of Music. Berghahn Books: New York, pp. 239-263. ISBN 1845450981

Cloonan, M. (2004) What is music censorship? towards an understanding. In: Korpe, M. (ed.) Shoot the Singer!: Music Censorship Today. Zed Books: London, pp. 3-5. ISBN 9781842775042

Cloonan, M. (2003) Call that censorship? problems of definition. In: Cloonan, M. and Garofalo, R. (eds.) Policing Pop. Temple University Press: Philadelphia, pp. 13-29. ISBN 1566399904

Cloonan, M. (2003) Censorship. In: Shepherd, J., Horn, D. and Laing, D. (eds.) Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World. Continuum: London, pp. 168-172. ISBN 9780826463210

Cloonan, M. (2003) Music: sounds of hate? In: Vidal-Hall, J. (ed.) The A-Z of Free Expression. Index: London, pp. 180-184. ISBN 9780904286991

Cloonan, M. (2002) Delivering a new deal? Another strange tale of pop and politics. In: Karki, K., Leydon, R. and Terho, H. (eds.) Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Popular Music Studies 20 Years Later: Proceedings of the Eleventh Biannual IASPM Conference July 6-10, 2001, Turku, Finland. IASPM-Norden: Turku, pp. 572-579. ISBN 9519878912

Cloonan, M. (2002) Exclusive! the British press and popular music, the story so far. In: Jones, S. (ed.) Pop Music and the Press. Temple University Press: Philadelphia, pp. 114-133. ISBN 1566399653

Osborne, M., Cloonan, M., and Oberski, I. (2002) European partnerships: exhilaration or exasperation? In: Field, J. (ed.) Promoting European Dimensions in Lifelong Learning. National Institute of Adult Continuing Education: Leicester, pp. 54-65. ISBN 9781862010482

Cloonan, M. (2001) Britain at war: how music was 'restricted' during the Falklands and Gulf Wars. In: 1st World Conference on Music and Censorship. Ikon, pp. 104-109. ISBN 8798816306

Cloonan, M. (2001) Ice-T: Cop Killer. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Parents music resource center. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Selby. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Sex Pistols. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Top of the pops. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2001) Your pocket guide to sex. In: Jones, D. (ed.) Censorship: A World Encyclopedia. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781579581350

Cloonan, M. (2000) Labour's new deal for musicians: turning rebellion into money? In: Mitchell, T., Doyle, P. and Johnson, B. (eds.) Changing sounds : new directions and configurations in popular music : IASPM, the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, 10th International Conference 9 to 13 July, 1999, UTS, Sydney, Australia. Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, University of Technology: Sydney, pp. 298-304. ISBN 1863653643

Cloonan, M. (2000) You can't do that: the Beatles, artistic freedom and censorship. In: Inglis, I. (ed.) The Beatles, Popular Music and Society: A Thousand Voices. Macmillan: Basingstoke, pp. 126-149. ISBN 0333732057

Cloonan, M. (1998) Class acts? Taste and popular music. In: Mitsui, T. (ed.) Popular Music: Intercultural Interpretations. International Association for the Study of Popular Music: International Conference on Popular Music Studies, (9th, Jul 1997, Kanazawa, Japan). Graduate Program in Music, Kanazawa University: Kanazawa, pp. 229-239. ISBN 4998068415

Cloonan, M. (1995) Not taking the rap: NWA get stranded on an island of realism. In: Straw, W. (ed.) Popular Music: Style and Identity / International Association for the Study of Popular Music, Seventh International Conference on Popular Music Studies, Stockton, California, 1993. Centre for Research on Canadian Cultural Industries and Institutions: Montreal, pp. 55-60. ISBN 0771704593

Book Reviews

Cloonan, M. (2016) Tell Tchaikovsky The News: Rock ‘n’ Roll, the Labor Question, and the Musicians' Union, 1942–1968, By Michael James Roberts. Popular Music, 35(01), pp. 130-132. (doi:10.1017/S0261143015000641) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2012) Britpop and the English Music Tradition: edited by Andy Bennett and Jon Stratton. Popular Music, 31(01), pp. 177-179. (doi:10.1017/S0261143011000535) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) Review of S.Homan and T.Mitchell (ed) Sounds of Then, Sounds of Now. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 10(2), pp. 229-231. [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) Review of S. Hill Blerytirhwng? The Place of Welsh Music. Popular Music, 32(3), pp. 441-443. [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) A Brief History of Rock, Off The Record, By Wayne Robins. Popular Music, 28(01), pp. 118-120. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008001657) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) The Hidden Musicians: Music-Making in an English Town. Popular Music and Society, 32(5), pp. 671-673. (doi:10.1080/03007760902786249) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2009) Sgt. Pepper and the Beatles: It Was Forty Years Ago Today, edited by Oliver Julien. Aldershot. Popular Music, 28(03), p. 453. (doi:10.1017/S0261143009990286) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2008) Music, Media, Multiculture, By Dan Lundberg, Krister Malm and Owe Ronström. Popular Music, 27(03), pp. 496-498. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008262252) [Book Review] (In Press)

Cloonan, M. (2008) A Song for Europe, edited by Ivan Raykoff and Robert Dean Tobin. Popular Music, 27(03), pp. 498-501. (doi:10.1017/S0261143008272259) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2007) Review of Gerry Smyth: Noisy Island and Sean Campbell and Gerry Smyth: Beautiful Day. Popular Music and Society, 20(1), pp. 127-131. [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2007) Review of I.Peddie (ed.) The Resisting Music: Popular Music and Social Protest. Popular Music and Society, 30(1), pp. 115-131. (doi:10.1080/03007760600917989) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2006) Review of D.Walley Teenage Nervous Breakdown: Music and politics in the post-Elvis age. Perfect Beat: The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture, 8(1), pp. 85-86. [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2005) Review of Richard Young (ed.) Critical Studies, 19, Music, Popular Culture, Identities,. Popular Music and Society, 28(5), pp. 693-695. (doi:10.1080/03007760500142704) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2004) T.Bryce and W.Hume (ed.) Scottish Education. Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 10(1), pp. 84-86. (doi:10.7227/JACE.10.1.9) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2004) Shake Rattle and Rain: Popular Music Making in Manchester 1955-1995, by C. P. Lee. Hardinge Simpole. Popular Music, 23(1), pp. 93-94. (doi:10.1017/S0261143004229014) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2003) Review of Mae Shaw 'Heart, Mind and Soul Learning from Song'. Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, 9(2), pp. 187-188. (doi:10.7227/JACE.9.2.8) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (2003) Sounds English: Transnational Popular Music, by Nabeel Zuberi. Popular Music, 22(01), pp. 109-116. (doi:10.1017/S0261143003223072) [Book Review]

Cloonan, M. (1998) Politics and Popular Culture. By John Street. Cambridge: Polity Press, 1997. 212 pp. Popular Music, 17(03), p. 356. (doi:10.1017/S0261143000008655) [Book Review]

Edited Books

Homan, S., Cloonan, M., and Cattermole, J. (2015) Popular Music Industries and the State: Policy Notes. Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415824514

Homan, S., Cloonan, M. and Cattermole, J., (Eds.) (2015) Popular Music and Cultural Policy. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781138787766

Drewett, M. and Cloonan, M., (Eds.) (2006) Popular Music Censorship in Africa. Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series. Ashgate: Aldershot. ISBN 9780754652915

Cloonan, M. and Garofalo, R., (Eds.) (2003) Policing Pop. Temple University Press: Philadelphia. ISBN 1566399904

Research Reports or Papers

Behr, A., and Cloonan, M. (2015) Establishing a Music Vitality Index for Scotland. Other. Creative Scotland, Edinburgh.

Cloonan, M., and Hulstedt, L. (2012) Taking Notes: Mapping and Teaching Popular Music in Higher Education. Technical Report. Higher Education Academy, York.

Cloonan, M. (2009) Promoting Pop: A Guide for Regional Development. Technical Report. PASCAL Observatory, Melbourne.

Forsyth, A., Cloonan, M., and Barr, J. (2005) Factors Associated with Alcohol-Related Problems Within Licensed Premises: Report to the Greater Glasgow NHS Board. Project Report. Glasgow NHS Board, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., St.Clair, R., Gallacher, J., Crossan, B., Toman, N., and Caldwell, J. (2005) Lone Parents in Further Education Colleges. Project Report. Scottish Executive, Glasgow.

Williamson, J., Cloonan, M., and Frith, S. (2003) Mapping the Music Industry in Scotland: A Report. Project Report. Scottish Enterprise.

Osborne, M., Brink, B., Cloonan, M., Davies, P., Marks, A., Turner, E., and Williams, J. (2002) Mature Student Recruitment to HE (Scotland). Project Report. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.

Powney, J., Bryson, C., Cloonan, M., and Wilson, V. (2002) The Appointment, Retention and Promotion of Academic Staff Within Higher Education Institutions. Project Report. Higher Education Funding Council for England, Bristol.

Brink, M., Cloonan, M., Marks, A., Osborne, M., and Turner, E. (2001) Mature Student Recruitment to Higher Education: An Institutional Case Study for the University of Stirling. Other. Institute of Education, University of Stirling, Stirling.

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2001) Market Research of Target Groups Initiative. Other. Cardonald College, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2001) Talking Literacies: A Community Perspective for The Future. Other. University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2001) Widening Access: Evaluating the College Initiative. Other. Cardonald College, Glasgow.

Osborne, M., Brink, B., Cloonan, M., Davies, P., Marks, A., Turner, E., and Williams, J. (2001) For Me or Not for Me in Scotland? A Report of Mature Student Participation in Higher Education. Project Report. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.

Powney, J., Bryson, C., and Cloonan, M. (2001) Recruitment, Retention and Promotion of Academic Staff. Other. Higher Education Funding Council for England.

Cloonan, M., and Crossan, B. (2000) Learning in Govan. Other. University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Cloonan, M., and Turner, E. (2000) The Past, Present and Future of Further Education in Scotland: A Research Based Guide to the Literature for Practitioners. Other. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning, University of Stirling, Stirling.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Scottish Vocational Qualifications: An Analysis of Enrolment and Completion Rates. Other. University of Stirling, Stirling.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Scottish and National Vocational Qualifications: A Preliminary Comparison of Take-Up and Usage Between Scotland and England. Other. University of Stirling, Stirling.

Canning, R., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Revitalising 'Work-Based' Education: The Scottish Apprenticeship Framework. Other. Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Stirling, Stirling.

Osborne, M., Gallacher, J., and Cloonan, M. (1999) Researching Lifelong Learning: An Introductory Briefing. Project Report. Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.

Cloonan, M. (1992) Censorship And Popular Music: An Initial Attempt At Identification. Other. University of Liverpool, Liverpool.

Conference Proceedings

Cloonan, M. (2016) Thatcherism, Popular Culture and the Music Industries. In: Popular Culture, 1980s to ow Conference, Helsinki, Finland, 3-4 May 2016,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2016) Workers or Capitalists? Reflections on Musicians as Employers. In: Working in Music: The Musicians’ Union, Musical Labour and Employment, Glasgow, Scotland, 14-15 Jan 2016,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Keeping Out Jazz: The Musician’s Union, “Alien” Musicians And British Jobs For British Workers. In: Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Cheltenham, England, May 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Musicians As Workers: Some Thoughts on 120 Years of the Musicians’ Union. In: Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Festival, Dorset, England, 17-19 Jul 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Musicians As Workers: Some Reflections On 122 Years Of The Musicians’ Union. In: Arbeitstagung der Gasellschaft für Popularmusikforscgung, Braunschweig, Germany, Nov 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) The Musicians' Union In Historical Perspective. In: Markets, Exploitation and Employment in the Music Industry Workshop, Leeds, England, 10 Dec 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Researching live Music in the UK. In: Dansk Live Conference, Svendborg, Denmark, Apr 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) Thatcherism and the Music Industries: Some Initial Thoughts On a Policy Perspective. In: Thatcherism and Popular Culture Symposium, Turku, Finland, Apr 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2015) You Don’t Get Me I’m (Not) Part of the Union: The British Musicians’ Union and Popular Musicians 1963-1989. In: 18th Biennial IASPM Conference, Campinas, Brazil, 29 Jun - 02 Jul 2015,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2015) Workers as Capitalists? Some Reflections on Musicians as Employers. In: Capitalism, Culture and Media, Leeds, England, 7-8 Sep 2015,

Cloonan, M. (2014) Conflict and Consensus: The Musicians' Union and Industrial Relations in the (British) Music Profession. In: Sound Effects: AHRC Network On Subcultures, Popular Music And Social Change, Norwich, England, Apr 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) The Needle and the Damage Done: Some Reflections On Needletime. In: IASPM UK & Ireland Biennial Conference, Cork, Ireland, Sep 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) Taking Notes: Mapping And Teaching Popular Music In Higher Education. In: Popular Music Pedagogy Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, Jan 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2014) You Can’t Not Be Political: Simon Frith, Politics And Popular Music Studies. In: Studying Music – An International Conference in Honour of Simon Frith, Edinburgh, Scotland, 10-12 Apr 2014,

Cloonan, M. (2013) Live Music as Ideology. In: Situating Popular Musics: IASPM 16th International Conference, Grahamstown, South Africa, 27 Jun - 01 Jul 2011, pp. 77-88. (doi:10.5429/2225-0301.2011.11)

Cloonan, M. (2013) The Musicians Union: A workers’ Organisation? In: IASPM Canada: Music and Labour, Ontario, Canada, 23-26 May 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) Researching Live Music In The UK: Some Findings. In: MARS Music Conference, Seinajoki, Finland, Feb 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) Researching the UK's Musicians Union: Some Reflections on Politics and Power. In: Changing The Tune Conference, Strasbourg, France, 7-8 Jun 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2013) A Right Ding Dong: The Death Of Margaret Thatcher And Music Censorship In The Digital Age. In: Researching Music Censorship Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 6-8 Jun 2013,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2013) Researching The Musicians Union: Some Initial Findings. In: Musicians’ Union Conference, Manchester, England, Jul 2013,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2013) Researching the British Musicians’ Union: Bridging Troubled Waters. In: 17th International conference (IASPM), Gijon, Spain, 24-28 Jun 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2012) Popular Music And Locality: A Case Study Of Glasgow. In: Nordic Music Week, Stavanger, Norway, Nov 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2012) Researching Live Music In The UK: Some Findings. In: Royal Musical Association Graduate Conference, Hull, England, Jan 2012,

Cloonan, M. (2012) Steering a Review: Some Reflections On a Gig. In: Policy Notes: Popular Music, Industry And The State Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 18-20 Jun 2012,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2012) Researching The Musicians' Union: Some Initial Thoughts On A Musical Community. In: IASPM UK and Ireland Conference, Manchester, England, Sep 2013,

Cloonan, M. (2011) Live Music as Ideology. In: 16th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Grahamstown, South Africa, Jun 2011,

Cloonan, M. (2011) What Is A Concert Ticket? A Philosophical Enquiry. In: Music and Environment: Place, Context, Conjuncture, Montreal, Canada, 16-19 Jun 2011,

Cloonan, M. (2010) Promoting Business. In: 14th Annual Conference of the European Business History Association, Glasgow, Scotland, 26-28 Aug 2010,

Cloonan, M. (2010) What Makes Glasgow A City Of Music. In: UNESCO, Politics and Policies, Hamburg, Germany, Nov 2010,

Cloonan, M. (2009) Creating Live Music: An Industrial Perspective. In: Creativity, Innovation and Labour in Music Symposium, Open University, 22-23 Jun 2009,

Cloonan, M. (2009) Live Music And Music Policy: Some Initial Thoughts. In: 15th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Liverpool, England, Jul 2009,

Cloonan, M. (2009) Researching Live Music: Some Initial Thoughts On Policy Implications. In: Popular Cultures Research Network Policy and the Popular Conference, Leeds, England, Jun 2009,

Cloonan, M. (2006) Early UK Rock Stardom. In: A History Of Stardom Reconsidered Conference, Turku, Finland, Nov 2006,

Cloonan, M. (2005) Music and violence: a provisional typology. In: Making Music, Making Meaning: 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Rome, Italy, 25-30 July 2005, pp. 147-159.

Cloonan, M. (2005) Music and Violence: A Provisional Typology: Making Music, Making Meaning. In: 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Rome, Italy, Jul 2005,

Cloonan, M. (2004) The Music Industry Doesn’t Exist (And If It Does, It Doesn’t Matter). In: IASPM UK and Ireland Conference, Limerick, Ireland, Jul 2004,

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2003) Mapping the music industry in Scotland: building an industry or building an empire? In: 12th Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM), Montreal, Canada, 3-7 July 2003, pp. 129-138.

Cloonan, M. (2003) Musical Responses to September 11th. In: 14th Working Conference of the ASPM (Working Group on Studying Popular Music), Barendorf, Germany, Oct 2003,

Cloonan, M. (2002) We Are Devo(Lved): Popular Music Policy In The New Scotland. In: IASPM UK Conference, Birmingham, England, Jul2002,

Cloonan, M., and Maclachlan, K. (2002) Three Dimensional Change?: The Relationship Between Theory, Policy And Adult’s Understanding Of Literacies Work. In: SCUTREA Conference, Stirling, Scotland, Jul 2002,

Cloonan, M. (2001) Families Here, They Don’t Do Education, They Get Jobs: Men, Women And Lifelong Learning In Govan, Glasgow. In: Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning Conference, Researching Widening Access, Glasgow, Scotland, Jul 2002,

Cloonan, M., and Johnson, B. (2000) No Pain, No Gain? An Initial Enquiry Into The Use Of Popular Music As A Tool Of Repression. In: IASPM (UK) Conference, Surrey, England, Jul 2000,

Cloonan, M. (1999) Censorship and Popular Music in the UK. In: IASPM Benelux Branch Conference, National Pop Institute Of The Netherlands, Amsterdam, The Netherland, Oct 1999,

Cloonan, M. (1999) Labour’s New Deal For Musicians. In: 10th IASPM International Conference, Sydney, Australia, Jul 1999,

Cloonan, M., and Canning, R. (1999) Problematising Vocational Education in the UK: The Decline of the Home Internationals. In: 3rd International Conference of the Journal of Vocational Education and Training, Manchester, England, Jul 1999,

Cloonan, M., and Canning, R. (1999) Rethinking the Home Internationals: Vocational Education in the UK. In: Scottish Educational Research Association Conference, Dundee, Scotland, Oct 1999,

Cloonan, M., and Lynch, P. (1998) Education, Education, Education: Parties, Voters and the New Scottish Electoral System. In: Political Studies Association, British Territorial Politics Group, Newcastle, England, Dec 1998,

Cloonan, M., and Lynch, P. (1996) Popular Music and The Nation State: Towards a Theorisation. In: Identities in Transition Conference, Turku, Finland, Aug 1996,

Cloonan, M. (1995) The Case Study Method: Possibilities And Problems In the Teaching of Politics. In: Political Studies Association (PSA) Conference, York, England, Apr 1995,

Cloonan, M. (1995) What Do they Know of England? Popular Music and Englishness in the Mid-1990s. In: 8th International IASPM Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, Jul 1995,

Cloonan, M. (1994) The British Nation State in Popular Music. In: IASPM UK Conference, Liverpool, England, Mar 1994,

Exhibitions

Cloonan, M., and Williamson, J. (2016) Keeping Music Live: The History of the Musicians' Union. [Exhibitions]

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