As a researcher and writer, I’m primarily interested in ideology and music, as highlighted in my research to date which covers black metal nationalism, nineteenth-century Romanticism and post-war radicalism.

My fields of knowledge include:

  • Music and ideology
  • Violin
  • Music of the Romantic period
  • Heavy metal music
  • Counter/sub-cultural movements and music
  • Post-war American music
  • West African music
  • Minimalist music
  • The avant-garde
  • Unpopular music
  • Outsider music
  • Spirituality in music

Recent Publications:

Reader’s Forum – Adam Cadell on ‘The Music of Place: Reclaiming the practice (Jon Rose), Platform Papers 35’, In: Re-Valuing the Artist in the New World Order (David Pledger, Platform Papers No. 36, Currency House 2013)


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