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Perfecting sound forever : the story of recorded music

Author: Greg Milner
Publisher: London : Granta, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From our CD collections to iPods bursting with MP3s to the hallowed vinyl of DJs, recordings are the most common way we experience music. This is the story of recorded music, introducing us to the innovators, musicians and producers who have affected the way we hear our favourite songs, from Thomas Edison to Phil Spector.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Greg Milner
ISBN: 9781847081407 1847081401
OCLC Number: 660520699
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: 416 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Greg Milner.

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