Cybersounds: Essays on Virtual Music Culture
Michael D. Ayers
Peter Lang, 2006 - Computers - 282 pages
Since the mass proliferation of the Internet, music has been the one art form that has seen the most attention online. This volume culls together essays that examine the cultural aspects of music existing online. More than just the notion that - people download, Cybersounds is the first collection that critically looks at this issue, ultimately presenting new ideas and directions for exploring this field."
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