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Author Osborne, Richard, 1967-

Title Vinyl : a history of the analogue record / Richard Osborne.

Imprint Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    384 OSB    Available
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Description 213 pages ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Ashgate popular and folk music series
Ashgate popular and folk music series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The groove -- The disc -- The label -- Vinyl -- The LP -- The 45 -- The B-side and the 12"single -- The sleeve.
Summary This book traces the evolution of the recording format from its roots in the first sound recording experiments, to its survival in the world of digital technologies. Each chapter explores a different element: the groove, the disc shape, the label, vinyl itself, the album, the single, the b-side and the 12" single, the sleeve.
Subject Sound recordings -- History.
Sound recording industry -- History.
ISBN 9781409440277 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
1409440273 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9781472434333 (pbk.)
1472434331 (pbk.)

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