Gordon Thompson: Articles
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. New York: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers [16 May].
2015 "'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 [in 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). Taylor & Francis Group. [Also revised versions of previous Garland entries.]
2004 Encyclopedia of India (Stanley Wolpert, editor). Music articles on 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. [Charles Scribner's and Sons.]
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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