For Children

Start Over Add to My Lists Export Return To Browse
Record:   Prev Next
Author Milner, Greg.
Title Perfecting sound forever : an aural history of recorded music / Greg Milner.
Publication Info. New York : Faber and Faber, 2009.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 12  781 M    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 416 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-391) and index.
Contents The point of commencement -- From the new world -- Aluminum cowboys : a pretape parable -- Pink pseudo-realism -- Presence -- Perfect sound? Whatever -- The story of the band that clipped itself to death (and other dispatches from the loudness war) -- Tubby's ghost.
Subject Musical perception.
Sound -- Recording and reproducing -- History.
Sound -- Recording and reproducing -- Psychological aspects.
Added Title Aural history of recorded music
ISBN 9780571211654 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0571211658 (hardcover : alk. paper)