Every Song Ever

Every Song Ever

Twenty Ways to Listen in An Age of Musical Plenty

Book - 2016
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What is music in the age of the cloud? Today, we can listen to nearly anything, at any time. It is possible to flit instantly across genres and generations, from 1980s Detroit techno to 1890s Viennese neo-romanticism. This new age of listening brings with it astonishing new possibilities--as well as dangers. --Publisher
Publisher: New York :, Farrar, Straus and Giroux,, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780374277901
Branch Call Number: 781.17 Ratliff 2016
Characteristics: viii, 259 pages ; 24 cm


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Today's technology makes it possible to listen across music genres almost instantly. Familiar styles become blended. Learn how to be an educated music listener.

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Radharc Mar 20, 2016

Delightful read about "listening". Each chapter is dedicated to an approach to listening to music, and there is a list of songs to investigate at the end of each chapter. As the type of person that immerses them-self in what they listen to, the book struck a (heh...) chord with me from the first page. I did come across one error in it - Ratliff mistakenly identified 2/3 of the Blue Cheer lineup with the wrong "positions" (bassist & guitarist names need to be swapped). HIGHLY RECOMMENDED for folks that are interested in listening to music with a different ear.


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