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Vibe merchants : the sound creators of Jamaican popular music / by Ray Hitchins.

Hitchins, Ray. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781472421876 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1472421876 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Jamaica's first recording studio -- The demand for new styles of recorded music -- Establishing an internationally competitive recording model -- Establishing a Jamaican sound -- The 1970s-1980s : a period of dramatic change -- Drum machines and synthesisers : the serial recording model -- The riddim production method : the audio engineer as music arranger -- Computer-based recording and the multi-role producer in the 1990s -- A Jamaican recording studio ethnography.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Popular music > Production and direction > Jamaica > History.
Sound recording executives and producers > Jamaica.
MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Theory
Genre: Electronic books.

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