America on record : a history of recorded sound [E-Book] / Andre Millard.
Millard, A. J., (author)
Second edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
1 online resource (xiii, 457 pages)
englisch
9780521835152
9780521542814
9780511800566
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Table of Contents:
  • The acoustic era. The inventors ; A phonograph in every home ; The international industry of recorded sound ; The music ; Recorded sound in the Jazz Age
  • The electrical era. The machines ; Competing technologies ; Empires of sound ; Swing and the mass audience ; High fidelity at last ; Rock'n'roll and the revolution in music ; The record ; The studio ; Perfecting studio recording ; The cassette culture
  • The digital era. The media conglomerates ; Into the digital era ; Consolidation and connectivity in the digital era.