Tribute without attribution

Kopikat, covers and copyright in Papua New Guinea

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Examines the tribute band phenomenon and its place within the global popular music industry. This book also looks at music industry attitudes towards imitation, including copyright issues and the use of multimedia performance techniques to deliver the authentic tribute experience.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAccess all eras
Subtitle of host publicationtribute bands and global pop culture
Place of PublicationMaidenhead, England
PublisherOpen University Press
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9780335216901
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • popular music
  • copyright
  • cover bands

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