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Bytes and Backbeats free pdf From Attali's "cold social silence' to Baudrillard's hallucinatory reality, reproduced music has long been the target of critical attack. Steve Savage, however, deploys an innovative combination of designed recording projects, ethnographic studies of contemporary music practice, and critical analysis to challenge many of these traditional attitudes about the creation and reception of music. Savage adopts the notion of "repurposing' as central to understanding how every aspect of musical activity, from creation to reception, has been transformed, arguing that the tension within production between a naturalizing "art' and a self-conscious "artifice' reflects and feeds into our evolving notions of creativity, authenticity, and community. Three original audio projects form an integral part of the work, drawing from rock

About Steve Savage

Steve Savage teaches musicology in the humanities department at San Francisco State University and is an active record producer and recording engineer. He has been the primary engineer on seven records that received Grammy nominations.

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Author : Steve Savage
Publisher : The University of Michigan Press
Data Published : 15 October 2011
ISBN : 0472117858
EAN : 9780472117857
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 268 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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