The Recording Angel

The Recording Angel

Music, Records and Culture From Aristotle to Zappa

Book - 2005
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First published in 1987 and now considered a classic, The Recording Angel charts the ways in which the phonograph and its cousins have transformed our culture. In a new Afterword, Evan Eisenberg shows how digital technology, file trading, and other recent developments are accelerating--or reversing--these trends. Influential and provocative, The Recording Angel is required reading for anyone who cares about the effect recording has had--and will have--on our experience of music.

Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 2005
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780300099041
Characteristics: x, 246 p. ; 21 cm


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