DJ Shadow's Endtroducing


Author: Eliot Wilder
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1441197443
Category: Music
Page: 112
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What resonated about Endtroducing when it was released in 1996, and what makes it still resonate today, is the way in which it loosens itself from the mooring of the known and sails off into an uncharted territory that seems to exist both in and out of time. Josh Davis is not only a master sampler and turntablist supreme, he is also a serious archeologist with a world-thirsty passion (what Cut Chemist refers to as Josh's "spidey sense") for seeking out, uncovering and then ripping apart the discarded graces of some other generation - that "pile of broken dreams" - and weaving them back together into a tapestry of chronic bleakness and beauty. Over the course of several long conversations with Josh Davis (DJ Shadow), we learn about his early years in California, the friends and mentors who helped him along the way, his relationship with Mo'Wax and James Lavelle, and the genesis and creation of his widely acknowledged masterpiece, Endtroducing.

Groove Music

The Art and Culture of the Hip-Hop DJ
Author: Mark Katz
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195331117
Category: Music
Page: 333
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Based on extensive research and interviews, presents a history of hip-hop that covers such topics as the evolution of the turntable, the world of DJ battles, the influence of digital technology, and the politics of race and gender.

Vinyl Me, Please

100 Albums You Need on Vinyl and Why
Author: Vinyl Me, Please
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1844039374
Category: Music
Page: 256
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Putting the style in your stylus, Vinyl Me, Please is more than your average book of music recommendations. Brought to you by the vinyl subscription club of the same name - 'the best damn record club there is'* - Vinyl Me, Please is a lively, visually handsome guide to the 100 albums you need to own on vinyl and why, with added extras: cocktail recipes to match your listening needs, and 'Like this, then listen to this' suggestions. With Vinyl Me, Please, your record collector needs are in safe hands: arranged alphabetically, this chic tome is your font of knowledge on what sounds work best on vinyl, while it also simultaneously captures the aesthetic thrills that crate-diggers derive from their passion. *If they do say so themselves.

Grown Up All Wrong

75 Great Rock and Pop Artists from Vaudeville to Techno
Author: Robert Christgau
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674443181
Category: Music
Page: 495
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A collection of writings exploring the trends in rock, pop, and rap music from the 1950s to the present, discussing such topics as the origins of rock and the relationship of racial politics and rap

Classic Material

The Hip-hop Album Guide
Author: Oliver Wang
Publisher: ECW Press
ISBN: 1550225618
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 175
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With over forty unique reviews covering sixty landmark hip-hop albums spanning twenty years, Classic Material proves that there is no lack of intelligent commentary and criticism on rap music.

Spin


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Rock music
Page: N.A
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FutureMusic


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Electronic musical instruments
Page: N.A
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Rock and Roll

Its History and Stylistic Development
Author: Joe Stuessy,Scott David Lipscomb
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Music
Page: 510
View: 6595
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This interesting book presents a history of rock and roll from its roots through its current trends. It gives a comprehensive analytical insight into the various musical styles of rock, providing thorough historical detail and discussing the social context of each style as it developed, from the early 1950s through the 60s, 70s, 80s, and today. Giving comprehensive historical detail and social context, this book places special emphasis on rock as a musical style, dealing with each parameter of music (rhythm, harmony, melody, form, and texture) as it applies to rock music. It covers such topics as the roots of rock, rock and roll as an emerging force, the Fifties, the Sixties, the Beatles, the British Invasion, folk music and folk rock, soul and Motown, San Francisco, jazz and art rock, the Seventies, the Eighties, and recent trends and developments. For anyone interested in a comprehensive book about the history of rock and roll, including those in the music industry, such as disc jockeys, rock music writers, and promoters.

Ghost Machines


Author: Ben Mirov
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780988522145
Category: American poetry
Page: 95
View: 5425
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Poetry. "Reading GHOST MACHINES, I am reminded of Brian Eno and David Byrne's My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, J Dilla's Donuts, or DJ Shadow's Endtroducing... In these sonic works, archives reanimate into loop driven compositions that stave off endings. Refrain riddles these poems, deepening echoes that re-orient and destabilize. 'A frozen lung tree'—a persistently repeated phrase, is an anatomical metaphor, an abstracted image of networks, part of a grotesque arbor—but in all cases, unable to provide air, for us every tree's most vital fruit."—from the Introduction by Douglas Kearney

Seal It with a Kiss

Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Delivering the Knockout Kiss
Author: Violet Blue
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1573445363
Category: Self-Help
Page: 144
View: 8584
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Eager readers can get their smooch on with all the different tricks and practices found in Seal It with a Kiss. Best-selling author and columnist Violet Blue helps her audience come up with — and perfect — its very own style, from the novice kissers to the make-out queens. Discover how to time a kiss perfectly, how to deliver or receive that amazing first kiss, and how to ask for kisses, both with and without words. Solve problems such as stubble rash, and learn how to handle the kisses that don't turn out as planned. Violet Blue reveals all the kissing do's and don'ts in Seal It with a Kiss, with chapters including "Deliver a Knockout Kiss Techniques," "The Make-Out Artist," "Kissing Games," and many more.

American Book Publishing Record


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: American literature
Page: N.A
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The Wire


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Electronic music
Page: N.A
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Remix

a critical analysis of allegory, intertextuality, and sampling in art, music and media
Author: Eduardo Antonio Navas
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Music
Page: 598
View: 879
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Selected Papers of the 15th International Congress of Aesthetics


Author: Kiyokazu Nishimura
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Aesthetics
Page: 462
View: 3629
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All the papers read at the meeting (sessions, symposia and panels) are recorded in the CD-ROM.

Global Rhetoric, Transnational Markets

The (post)modern Trajectories of Electronic Dance Music
Author: Susana Ilma Loza
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Dance music
Page: 578
View: 3115
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Schwann Spectrum


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Audiotapes
Page: N.A
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