Site and Sound: Understanding Independent Music Scenes

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P. Lang, 2003 - Music - 188 pages
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Site and Sound: Understanding Independent Music Scenes examines how independent pop and rock music scenes of the 1980s and 1990s were constituted within social and geographical spaces. Those active in the production and consumption of indie pop and rock music thought of their practices as largely independent of the music mainstream - even though some acts recorded for major labels. This book explores the web of personal, social, historical, geographical, cultural, and economic practices and relationships involved in the production and consumption of indie music.

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Contents

Introduction
4
Telling the Story of Independent Music
5
Producing Independent Music
29
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

The Author: Holly Kruse is Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma. She received her Ph.D. in communication from the University of Illinois.

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