Brandon LaBelle

Brandon LaBelle (born October 23, 1969) is an American artist and sound theorist whose work has influenced the field of sound studies. LaBelle has served as Professor in New Media in the Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design at the University of Bergen since 2011. LaBelle is best known for his books ''Background Noise: Perspectives on Sound Art'' and ''Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life'' which are important texts in the sound studies canon. David Byrne, founding member and lead singer of American rock band Talking Heads, listed ''Acoustic Territories'' as one of his favorite books about music, including it in a collection of books Byrne curated for London's 2019 Meltdown Festival. Provided by Wikipedia

by LaBelle, Brandon
Published 2018
Goldsmiths Press