Auteur: Callahan, Mat
Titel: The Trouble With Music
There is a crisis in music.The signs are everywhere, from the saturation of public space by tuneful trivia to the digital download controversy.Quantity has replaced quality. Like the replacement of essential nutriment by junk food, music lovers are expected to surrender their critical faculties and consume phoney McMusic that can be more effectively controlled a profitably sold than the genuine article. Mat Callahan has been involved in the music industry for over 30 years. He was the founder of the legendary San Francisco performance space/venue/studio /magazine Komotion. He was the founder/singer/songwriter of The Looters, who were early pioneers in popularising 'world' music - he has a wealth of experience in and of the music industry to inform his writing. This book will challenge and enhance how you think about music.
2005, 245 pag., Euro 17
AK Press, Edinburgh, ISBN 1904859143
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