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Dub : soundscapes and shattered songs in Jamaican Reggae

Author: Michael E Veal
Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan Univ. Press, 2007.
Series: Music; Caribbean studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The first inside story of this Jamaican reggae style


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael E Veal
ISBN: 9780819565723 0819565717 0819565725 9780819565716
OCLC Number: 263425725
Description: x, 338 Seiten.
Contents: Electronic music in Jamaica : dub in the continuum of Jamaican music --
"Every spoil is a style" : the evolution of dub music in the 1970s --
The "backbone" of Studio One --
"Jus' like a volcano in yuh head!" --
Tracking the "living African heartbeat" --
"Java" to "Africa" --
"City too hot" : the end of the roots era and the significance of dub to the digital era of Jamaican music --
Starship Africa : the acoustics of diaspora and of the postcolony --
Coda. Electronica, remix culture, and Jamaica as a source of transformative strategies in global popular music.
Series Title: Music; Caribbean studies
Responsibility: Michael E. Veal.
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