HIDAKA Ryosuke

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HIDAKA Ryosuke
Tokyo Metropolitan University
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Research Interest: Media Studies, Media History, Popular Music Studies
He specializes in the research of media culture and popular music. His interests lie in the cultural changes brought about by digital media technologies and the ways they are utilized, and his work primarily examines the online distribution of music.

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Published Papers

J-MELO Research in the 2010s
HIDAKA Ryosuke
Keio University Art Center / Booklet 26 mandala musica   (26) 154-165   Mar 2018   [Invited]
Exporting Japanese Pop Music: The Case of Anime Songs
HIDAKA Ryosuke
Trans-Asia Popular Music Studies   1(1) 17-32   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
日高 良祐
現代風俗学研究 = Bulletin of Society for Changing Customs in Contemporary Japan   (16) 71-80   2015   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Comparing formats on the music distribution: MIDI Data and Compressed file in Japan in the 1990s
HIDAKA Ryosuke
International Conference POST-MEDIA ECOLOGIES in Asia   Jul 2019   
Formatting the Market: The MIDI Data Distribution Industry in Japan in the 1990s
HIDAKA Ryosuke
International Association for the Study of Popular Music XX Biennial Conference   Jun 2019   
Do Netlabels network Inter-Asia music culture? : From the case of Maltine Records in Japan
HIDAKA Ryosuke
The 6th Inter-Asia Popular Music Studies Conference 2018   Jun 2018   
Between Recorded Music and Music Data: The Invisible History of Chiptune in the 1990s
HIDAKA Ryosuke
Second International Conference on Communication and Media Studies   Nov 2017   
A technological history of Dojin music: as an offline distribution of music files
HIDAKA Ryosuke
Mar 2015   


HIDAKA Ryosuke
ref:now-toward a new media culture in asia      Dec 2017   [Invited]