Bytes and backbeats repurposing music in the digital age

From Attali's "cold social silence" to Baudrillard's hallucinatory reality, reproduced music has long been the target of critical attack. Steve Savage, however, deploys an innovative combination of designed recording projects, ethnographic studies of contemporary music practice,...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Savage, Steve
Format: eBook
Published: Ann Arbor, Mich. University of Michigan Press [2011], 2011
Series:Tracking pop
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Repurposing presentation. Application study : rock band ; Studio study : lipsmacks, mouth noises, and heavy breathing ; Art or artifice?
  • Repurposing performance. Application study : jazz piano trio ; Studio study : capturing the unintentional performance ; Artist or artisan?
  • Repurposing participation. Application study : African folklore and music communities ; Studio study : from iPod to GarageBand ; Integration or (dis)integration?