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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

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What is music in the age of the cloud? Today, we can listen to nearly anything, at any time. It is possible to flit instantly across genres and generations, from 1980s Detroit techno to 1890s Viennese neo-romanticism. This new age of listening brings with it astonishing new possibilities--as well as dangers. --Publisher.

Edition Notes

StatementBen Ratliff.
LC ClassificationsML3838 .R29 2016
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 259 p. ;
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25910578M
ISBN 109780374277901
LC Control Number2015034664

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