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Distillation of sound : dub and the creation of culture

Distillation of sound : dub and the creation of culture

Author: Eric James Abbey
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, USA : Intellect, 2022.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Distillation of Sound traces the beginnings of dub music in Jamaica and how the culture is distilled throughout the world. It focuses on the analysis of some of the most famous full-length albums of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric James Abbey
ISBN: 9781789385397 1789385393
OCLC Number: 1295108632
Description: xxix, 187 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm
Contents: Version and dub : the distinction within reggae --
Java, java, java, java and Aquarius dub : the start of a culture --
Blackboard jungle dub and the splicing of culture --
The message spreads : Prince Buster and the sound of Jamaica --
How it all began : King Tubby and the sound of dub --
The new sound : England and the spread of culture --
Dub in New York City and the hip hop generation --
Japan and the rising sound of dub --
Distllation of sound.
Responsibility: Eric Abbey.


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'This is an engagingly written, detailed and deeply intelligent analysis of dub music from its inception through to its worldwide distillation. Abbey's deep knowledge of the technology involved is Read more...

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