Gordon Thompson: Articles
2018 "Banning the Beatles: 'A Day in the Life' at the BBC and the Creation of Radio 1." Journal of Popular Music History [in press].
—— "I'm Looking through You: Experiments in Learning and the Beatles." In Teaching the Beatles (Hugh Jenkins and Paul O. Jenkins, eds.): 15-26. New York, Routledge.
2015 "Reconstructing Abbey Road: History and Mnemohistory in Memories of Working with the Beatles." In This Thing Called Music: Essays in Honor of Bruno Nettl (Philip Bohlman and Victoria Levine, editors). New York: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers.
—— "'A Day in the Life': The Beatles, the BBC, and Censorship." In The Oxford Handbook on Music Censorship (edited by Patricia Hall). New York: Oxford University Press.
2013 “British Rock and Pop, 1950s-1970s.” In Rhythm Revolution: A Chronological Anthology of American Popular Music: 1960s to 1980s (edited by Mike Alleyne): 11-20. United States: Cognella Academic Publishing.
2008 "British Rock and Pop, 1950s-1970s." In The Concise Garland Encyclopedia of World Music (Douglas Puchowski, Editor): 489-493. Taylor & Francis Group. [Also revised versions of previous Garland entries.]
2004 "Music," "raga," "tala," "Natyasastra (Bharata)," "bhajan," "dhrupad," "alap," "Amir Khusraw," "Ravi Shankar," "Vilayat Khan," "Ali Akbar Khan," "tabla," "sitar," "sarod," "gat-tora," "khayal," "thumri," "qawwali," "filmigit," and "Lata Mangeshkar." Encyclopedia of India (Stanley Wolpert, editor). New York: Charles Scribner's and Sons. [Served as subeditor for music.]
2002 "Akhyan." In South Asian Folklore: An Encyclopedia. Routledge.
2001 "Songs in Circles: Gujaratis in America." In American Musical Traditions. Volume 5: Latino American and Asian American Music (Jeff Todd Titon and Bob Carlin, editors). New York: Schirmer Reference (100-103).
—— "Let Me Take You Down..., to the Subdominant: Tools of the Establishment and Revealing the Establishment." In Beatle Studies 3. Jyvaskyla, Finland.
1999 "Regional Caste Artists and Patrons." In The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, 5 (South Asia). Hamden, CT: Garland Publishing, Inc.
—— "Gujarat." In The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music 5 (South Asia). Hamden, CT: Garland Publishing, Inc.
1995 "What's in a Dhal? Evidence of Raga-like Approaches in a Gujarati Musical Tradition." In Ethnomusicology 39 (3): 417-432.
—— "Music and Values in Gujarati Western India." In Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology 7: 57-78.
1992-93 "The Barots of Gujarati-speaking Western India: Musicianship and Caste Identity." In Asian Music 24 (1): 1-18.
1991 "The Carans of Gujarat: Caste Identity, Music, and Cultural Change." In Ethnomusicology 35 (3):381-382.
1985 "Songs in Circles: Gujaratis in America." In Festival of American Folklife Handbook: 92-94. Washington, D.C.: The Smithsonian Institution.
—— "Garba and the Gujaratis of Southern California." In Selected Reports in Ethnomusicology 6:59-79. [with Medha Yodh]
1981 "Towards a Social Understanding of the Music of South Asia." In Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Asian Studies 4: 895-910.

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