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Adorno and popular music examines adorno’s critique of modernity and of the dominance of concept over matter, and also his music aesthetics and criticisms of. A defense of adorno's critique of jazz in theodor w adorno: essays on music to understanding adorno’s attack on jazz and popular music more broadly. Editorial reviews an invaluable contribution to adorno scholarship, with well chosen essays on composers, works, the culture industry, popular music, kitsch, and. We review adorno's conception of the 'culture industry' as it is found in three writings: the essay 'on popular music' (1941), the 'dialectic of enlightenment' (1944.