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Ocean of Sound: Aether Talk, Ambient Sound and Imaginary Worlds
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Serpents Tail
Publication date May 1, 1996
Pages 306
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781852423827
ISBN-10 185242382X
Dimensions 1 by 5.25 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.75 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $16.99
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Summary
Traces the history of the ethereal, ambient sound characterized by Lee 'Scratch' Perry and Beach Boy Brian Wilson, John Cage, Sun Ra, Miles Davis, Aphex Twin, and the Orb
Amazon.com description: Product Description: An extraordinary work of sonic history that travels from the rainforests of the Amazon to virtual Las Vegas, from erik Satie to the Velvet Underground, from the new digital technology to the sounds of war, in exploration of a new musical culture. Also includes extensive discography and bibliography.

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from Serpents Tail (June 1, 2001)
9781852427436 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.00
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from Serpents Tail (May 1, 1996)
9781852423827 | details & prices | 306 pages | 5.25 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $16.99
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