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Sonic Technologies : Popular Music, Digital Culture and the Creative Process (Hardcover) (Robert
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In the past two decades digital technologies have fundamentally changed the way we think about, make and use popular music. From the production of multimillion selling pop records to the ubiquitous remix that has become a marker of Web 2.0, the emergence of new music production technologies have had a transformative effect upon 21st Century digital culture.Sonic Technologies examines these issues with a specific focus upon the impact of digitization upon creativity; that is, what musicians, cultural producers and prosumers do. For many, music production has moved out of the professional recording studio and into the home. Using a broad range of examples ranging from experimental electronic music to more mainstream genres, the book examines how contemporary creative practice is shaped by the visual and sonic look and feel of recording technologies such as Digital Audio Workstations.
Number of Pages: 240
Genre: Music, Technology
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Robert Strachan
Street Date: January 12, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-7229
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