Selected Publications, Recordings, and Compositions:
Birds of Fire: Jazz, Rock, Funk and the Creation of Fusion (Duke University Press, 2011) (2012 Woody Guthrie Book Award (IASPM-US), co-winner)
Chapters in edited collections
"The Sun and Moon Have Come Together: The Fourth Way, the Counterculture and Capitol Records." The Global Sixties in Sound and Vision: Media,Counterculture, Revolt. Palgrave Macmillan Press.
"Black Metal Soul Music: Stone Vengeance and the Aesthetics of Race in Heavy Metal Music." Hardcore, Punk, and Other Junk: Aggressive Sounds in Contemporary Music. Lexington Books/Rowan and Littlefield
"Enter the Voice of the Dragon: Fred Ho, Bruce Lee, and the Popular Avant-Garde." Yellow Power, Yellow Soul: The Radical Art of Fred Ho. (University of Illinois Press, 2013).
"Black Metal Soul Music: Stone Vengeance and the Aesthetics of Race in Heavy Metal Music." Heavy Metal: Controversies and Countercultures. (Equinox Press, 2013).
"Heavy Metal (Re)Generation: (Re)Generating the Politics of Age, Race, and Identity in Metal Music Culture." Introduction to Heavy Metal (Re)Generation: (Re)generating the Politics of Age, Race, and Identity in Metal Music Culture (Oxfordshire UK: Inter-Disciplinary.net, 2012), co-written with Andy R. Brown (Bath Spa University, UK)
"The Song of the Dragon: Fred Ho and the formation of an 'Afro-Asian new American multicultural music'." One World Periphery Reads the Other: Knowing the "Oriental" in the Americas and the Iberian Peninsula. (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009).
"Silenced But Not Silent: Asian American Jazz." Alien Encounters: Popular Culture in Asian America. (Duke University Press, 2007).
Articles in peer-reviewed journals
"Black Metal Soul Music: Stone Vengeance and the Aesthetics of Race in Heavy Metal." Popular Music History Special Issue v6.1/6.2 (2012).
"'This Is Who I Am': Jero, Young, Gifted, Polycultural." Journal of Popular Music Studies v24n3 (2012).
"Deracinated Flower: Toshiko Akiyoshi's 'Trace in Jazz History'." Jazz Perspectives: Special Issue on the 1970s v4n1 (2010).
"Emergency! The Music of Tony Williams's Lifetime." Jazz Perspectives v2n1 (2008).