By Rene T. A. Lysloff, Jr. Leslie C. Gay, Andrew Ross
ISBN-13: 9780819565143Relocating from net to box, from Victorian parlor to 21st-century mall, the 15 essays amassed the following yield new insights in regards to the intersection of neighborhood tradition, musical creativity and technological probabilities. encouraged by way of the idea that of "technoculture," the authors find expertise squarely in the course of expressive tradition: they're fascinated with how know-how culturally informs and infuses elements of lifestyle and musical adventure, they usually argue that this merger doesn't unavoidably lead to a "cultural grayout," yet as an alternative usually produces interesting new probabilities. during this assortment, we discover proof of musical practices and methods of understanding song which are educated or maybe considerably remodeled by way of new applied sciences, but stay profoundly neighborhood popular and which means.
CONTRIBUTORS: Leslie C. homosexual, Jr., Kai Fikentscher, Tong quickly Lee, René T. A. Lysloff, Matthew Malsky, Charity Marsh, Marc Perlman, Thomas Porcello, Andrew Ross, David Sanjek, jonathan Sterne, Janet L. Sturman, Timothy D. Taylor, Paul Théberge, Melissa West, Deborah Wong.