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The speed of sound : breaking the barrier between music and technology

Author: Thomas Dolby
Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The 1980s New Wave star-turned-Silicon Valley entrepreneur traces his disadvantaged early years in a London bedsit, creation of the breakout hit "She Blinded Me With Science" and role in pioneering the use of MP3s in cellphones,"--NoveList.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dolby, Thomas.
Speed of sound.
New York : Flatiron Books, 2016
(DLC) 2016021708
(OCoLC)940280931
Named Person: Thomas Dolby; Thomas Dolby
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Dolby
ISBN: 9781250071910 1250071917
OCLC Number: 960638669
Description: 1 online resource (277 pages)
Contents: The Winter of Discontent --
Skin Tension Under Leatherette --
Needle Drop --
Poetry in Motion --
Wonderland --
Like Dolphins Can Swim --
Living in a Suitcase --
Stars Explode, Fireworks Don't --
Ride the Bullet Train --
Housequake --
The Untouchables --
Step Up to the Plate --
The Apple Mafia --
Bowie Does Beatnik --
Dark Fiber --
The Nokia Waltz --
Wind Across the Tundra --
The Crocuses Are Still in Bloom.
Responsibility: Thomas Dolby.

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"The 1980s New Wave star-turned-Silicon Valley entrepreneur traces his disadvantaged early years in a London bedsit, creation of the breakout hit "She Blinded Me With Science" and role in pioneering the use of MP3s in cellphones,"--NoveList.

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