From the margins to mainstream?

  title={From the margins to mainstream?},
  author={Rupa Huq},
  pages={29 - 48}
  • Rupa Huq
  • Published 1 February 2003
  • Sociology
  • Young
This article looks at the youth musical cultures of bhangra and Asian underground alongside wider societal shifts relating to British Asian youth in recent decades. The article first examines previous youth studies research, primary media source material and data from qualitative interviews; it then looks at these twin hybrid musically expressive forms fusing Indian instrumentation and fashion which have been principally produced by second-generation British-born youth of Asian origin - a group… 

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