The Audible Past

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822330134
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He's come here to give us the lowdown on how the technology evolved. Think of the book as a kind of sonic map of the origins of the way we listen to things around us, as a primer for the sonically perplexed."--Paul D. Miller a.k.a.

The Audible Past

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822384250
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The Audible Past explores the cultural origins of sound reproduction.

The Audible Past

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
ISBN:
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He's come here to give us the lowdown on how the technology evolved. Think of the book as a kind of sonic map of the origins of the way we listen to things around us, as a primer for the sonically perplexed."--Paul D. Miller a.k.a.

Mp3

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822352877
Size: 79.40 MB
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Jonathan Sterne shows that understanding the historical meaning of the MP3, the world's most common format for recorded audio, involves rethinking the place of digital technologies in the broader universe of twentieth-century communication ...

The Sound Studies Reader

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415771307
Size: 59.21 MB
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The collection begins with an introduction to welcome novice readers to the field and acquaint them with key themes and concepts in sound studies.

Living Stereo

Author: Paul Théberge
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1623565510
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The essays contained within this book are thematically grouped under (Audio) Positions, Listening Cultures, and Multichannel Sound and Screen Media; the cumulative effect is to advance research in music, sound, and media studies and to ...

The Poetics Of Rock

Author: Albin Zak
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520232240
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Bristling with acute insights and interpretations, this book should provide engaging reading for any serious student, scholar, or aficionado of rock, of composition, or of modern music culture in general."—Peter Manuel, author of Cassette ...

Electric Dreams

Author: Ted Friedman
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814727395
Size: 79.88 MB
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Electric Dreams turns to the past to trace the cultural history of computers.

Sound Recording

Author: David Morton
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801883989
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Looks at the history of recorded music and technology of the industry from Thomas Edison's invention of the phonograph in 1876 to the MP3 players.

Keywords In Sound

Author: David Novak
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822375494
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Keywords in Sound charts the philosophical debates and core problems in defining, classifying and conceptualizing sound, and sets new challenges for the development of sound studies. Contributors.