The Recording Angel: Music, Records and Culture from Aristotle to Zappa, Second Edition

The Recording Angel: Music, Records and Culture from Aristotle to Zappa, Second Edition

By: Evan Eisenberg (author)Paperback

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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.

About Author

Evan Eisenberg's writings on music, culture, and technology have appeared in The New Republic, The Village Voice, The New Yorker, The Nation, and other periodicals. His most recent book is The Ecology of Eden.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780300099041
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9780300099041
  • weight: 295
  • ISBN10: 0300099045

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