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Product Description: "An utterly satisfying examination of the business of popular music." ―Nathaniel Rich, The AtlanticThere’s a reason today’s ubiquitous pop hits are so hard to ignore―they’re designed that way. The Song Machine goes behind the scenes to offer an insider’s look at the global hit factories manufacturing the songs that have everyone hooked...read more

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9780393241921 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 5, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: There's a reason hit songs offer guilty pleasure―they're designed that way.

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9780393353280 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 18, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "An utterly satisfying examination of the business of popular music.
9780440207078, titled "In His Garden: The Anatomy of a Murderer" | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, July 1, 1990), cover price $5.99 | also contains In His Garden: The Anatomy of a Murderer

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9781622319626 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, October 5, 2015), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: New Yorker staff writer John Seabrook tells a fascinating story of creativity and commerce that explains how songs have become so addictive.

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Product Description: The Music Producer's Handbook, Second Edition reveals the secrets to becoming a music producer and producing just about any kind of project in any genre of music. Among the topics covered are the producer's multiple responsibilities and all the elements involved in a typical production, including budgeting, contracts, selecting the studio and engineer, hiring session musicians, and even getting paid...read more

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9781495045226 | 2 edition (Hal Leonard Corp, May 1, 2016), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The Music Producer's Handbook, Second Edition reveals the secrets to becoming a music producer and producing just about any kind of project in any genre of music.

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Product Description: (Music Pro Guides). Make Your Own Music: A Creative Curriculum Using Music Technology provides an organized approach to creating your own music using modern technology. It contains lessons, skill sets, and projects for using the PreSonus Music Creation Suite...read more

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9781480397453 | Pap/psc edition (Hal Leonard Corp, March 1, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: (Music Pro Guides).

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Product Description: Is digital production killing the soul of music? Is Auto-Tune the nadir of creative expression? Digital technology has changed not only how music is produced, distributed, and consumed but also -- equally important but not often considered -- how music sounds...read more

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9780262034142 | Mit Pr, February 19, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Is digital production killing the soul of music?

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Product Description: Recording Unhinged: Creative and Unconventional Music Recording Techniques dares you to “unlearn” safe record-making, to get out from behind the windshield, stick your head out the sunroof, and put the pedal to the metal! Sylvia Massy and her cohort of celebrity music industry producers, engineers, and recording stars discard fixed notions about how music should be recorded and explore techniques that fall outside the norm and yield emotionally powerful, incredibly personal, gut-wrenching, and even scary recordings...read more

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9781495011276 | Hal Leonard Corp, May 31, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Recording Unhinged: Creative and Unconventional Music Recording Techniques dares you to “unlearn” safe record-making, to get out from behind the windshield, stick your head out the sunroof, and put the pedal to the metal!

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Product Description: "Audio Production Tips: Getting the Sound Right at the Source provides practical and accessible information detailing the production processes for recording today's bands. By demonstrating how to ""get the sound right at the source,"" author Peter Dowsett lays the appropriate framework to discuss the technical requirements of optimizing the sound of a source...read more

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9781138807365 | Har/psc edition (Focal Pr, October 20, 2015), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Audio Production Tips: Getting the Sound Right at the Source provides practical and accessible information detailing the production processes for recording today’s bands.

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9781138807372 | Pap/psc edition (Focal Pr, October 23, 2015), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: "Audio Production Tips: Getting the Sound Right at the Source provides practical and accessible information detailing the production processes for recording today's bands.

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Product Description: Here, record producer Beinhorn reveals how to deal with interpersonal issues record producers face when they work with artists one on one or in small groups. The situations and solutions are based upon the authors personal and professional experience working with a variety of different artists, such as Herbie Hancock, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soul Asylum, Hole, Soundgarden, Ozzy Osbourne, Courtney Love, Marilyn Manson, Social Distortion, Korn, and Mew...read more

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9781480355132 | Hal Leonard Corp, May 1, 2015, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Here, record producer Beinhorn reveals how to deal with interpersonal issues record producers face when they work with artists one on one or in small groups.

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Product Description: (Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs). Getting Started with Music Production is for anyone interested in developing a more efficient and creative approach to music production, and it's structured so thoughtfully that it can be used as a textbook for a modular, activity-oriented course presented in any learning environment...read more

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9781480393790 | Pap/psc edition (Hal Leonard Corp, April 1, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: (Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs).

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Product Description: In this book, the third in the Zen and the Art Of series, Mixerman distills the inescapable technical realities of recording down to understandable and practical terms. Whether musician or self-taught recordist, whether at home or in a full-blown studio complex, you'll discover a definitive blueprint for recording within the current realities of the business, without ever losing focus on the core consideration--the music itself...read more

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9781480387430 | Hal Leonard Corp, October 1, 2014, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In this book, the third in the Zen and the Art Of series, Mixerman distills the inescapable technical realities of recording down to understandable and practical terms.

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Product Description: On his top-rated YouTube show, Pensados Place, first-call mixing engineer Dave Pensado (Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Mariah Carey, Elton John, Michael Jackson, and more!) discusses a never-ending stream of important music and audio recording topics...read more

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9781480345690 | Hal Leonard Corp, September 1, 2014, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: On his top-rated YouTube show, Pensados Place, first-call mixing engineer Dave Pensado (Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Mariah Carey, Elton John, Michael Jackson, and more!

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Product Description: More than simply the book of the award-winning DVD set, Art & Science of Sound Recording, the Book takes legendary engineer, producer, and artist Alan Parsons' approaches to sound recording to the next level. In book form, Parsons has the space to include more technical background information, more detailed diagrams, plus a complete set of course notes on each of the 24 topics, from "The Brief History of Recording" to the now-classic "Dealing with Disasters...read more

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9781458443199 | Hal Leonard Corp, September 1, 2014, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: More than simply the book of the award-winning DVD set, Art & Science of Sound Recording, the Book takes legendary engineer, producer, and artist Alan Parsons' approaches to sound recording to the next level.

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Product Description: Discover how to achieve commercial-grade recordings, even in the smallest studios, by applying power-user techniques from the world's most successful producers. Recording Secrets for the Small Studio is an intensive training course specifically designed for small-studio enthusiasts who want a fast track to release-quality results...read more

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9780415716703 | Focal Pr, August 18, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Discover how to achieve commercial-grade recordings, even in the smallest studios, by applying power-user techniques from the world's most successful producers.

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Product Description: Recording studios are the most insulated, intimate and privileged sites of music production and creativity. Yet in a world of intensified globalisation, they are also sites which are highly connected into wider networks of music production that are increasingly spanning the globe...read more

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9780415856065 | Routledge, October 10, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Recording studios are the most insulated, intimate and privileged sites of music production and creativity.

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Product Description: From Attali's "cold social silence" to Baudrillard's hallucinatory reality, reproduced music has long been the target of critical attack. In Bytes and Backbeats, however, Steve Savage deploys an innovative combination of designed recording projects, ethnographic studies of contemporary music practice, and critical analysis to challenge many of these traditional attitudes about the creation and reception of music...read more

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9780472117857 | Univ of Michigan Pr, September 26, 2011, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: From Attali's "cold social silence" to Baudrillard's hallucinatory reality, reproduced music has long been the target of critical attack.

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9780472035533 | Univ of Michigan Pr, May 29, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From Attali's "cold social silence" to Baudrillard's hallucinatory reality, reproduced music has long been the target of critical attack.

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Product Description: The sound recorder is the ‘mirror with a memory’ for those who listen. With it we can capture glimpses of our reality, producing ‘pictures’ as we express ourselves. These may ultimately serve as reminders of who we were and of our dreams… Your recordings are the vehicle for your compositions...read more

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9780240522739 | Focal Pr, April 19, 2013, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: The sound recorder is the ‘mirror with a memory’ for those who listen.

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Product Description: The playback of recordings is the primary means of experiencing music in contemporary society, and in recent years 'classical' musicologists and popular music theorists have begun to examine the ways in which the production of recordings affects not just the sound of the final product but also musical aesthetics more generally...read more

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9781409405627 | Ashgate Pub Co, July 28, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The playback of recordings is the primary means of experiencing music in contemporary society, and in recent years 'classical' musicologists and popular music theorists have begun to examine the ways in which the production of recordings affects not just the sound of the final product but also musical aesthetics more generally.

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9781409406785 | Ashgate Pub Co, October 30, 2012, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The playback of recordings is the primary means of experiencing music in contemporary society, and in recent years 'classical' musicologists and popular music theorists have begun to examine the ways in which the production of recordings affects not just the sound of the final product but also musical aesthetics more generally.

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Product Description: (Electronic Musicians Presents). Culled from 10 years of the Electronic Musician , Remix , and EQ magazines' archives, the articles in Electronic Musician Presents the Recording Secrets Behind 50 Great Albums will enlighten readers about the recording and songwriting techniques that helped create 50 great albums, spanning as far back as 1967 and as recent as 2011, revealing the methodology of numerous talented artists, producers, and engineers...read more

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9781617130410 | Backbeat Books, May 1, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: (Electronic Musicians Presents).

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Product Description: In this companion book to Zen and the Art of Mixing--Mixerman discusses with us the art of producing records. Mixerman lays out the many organizational and creative roles of an effective producer as budget manager, time manager, personnel manager, product manager, arranger, visionary and leader, and without ever foregoing the politics involved in the process...read more

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9781458402882 | Hal Leonard Corp, July 1, 2012, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In this companion book to Zen and the Art of Mixing--Mixerman discusses with us the art of producing records.

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Product Description: (Book). The first entry in a multivolume set that will be essential reading for aspiring producers and artists everywhere, Q on Producing presents the master's approach to making music. Told to and compiled by author and audio expert Bill Gibson, Quincy's observations, culled from over a year of in-depth interviews, are collected and presented in book form and on an accompanying DVD-ROM, providing an unparalleled course of instruction from one of the true legends of American music...read more

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9781423459767 | Har/dvd edition (Hal Leonard Corp, November 1, 2010), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: (Book).

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Product Description: (Book). Mixerman is a recording engineer working with a famous producer on the debut album of an unknown band with a giant recording budget. Mixerman is supposed to be writing about recording techniques, but somehow, through that prism, he has hit upon a gripping story...read more

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9780879309459 | Backbeat Books, May 1, 2009, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: (Book).

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