- In association with the Communication, Cultural & Media Studies Research Centre, PMRC staff recently participated in the highly successful conference on the Manchester group 'The Fall', organised by Michael Goddard. More details on the conference can be found here.
- Alan Williams has been granted research leave by the Leverhulme Trust to work on a the project 'A Scientific Answer to Hadyn's Creation'. This is a co-commission for the BBC Philharmonic and Salford Choral Society.
- Timothy Wise has just has a publication published 'Lullabies, Laments, and Ragtime Cowboys: Yodelling at the Turn of the Twentieth Century', American Music, vol 26 (Spring) 2008.
- David Sanjek has had a paper accepted for the September 2008 IASPM-UK gathering.