For the Record
(50 items available)
In celebration of the Red Bull Music Academy's 15th Anniversary, the progressive institution has paired up a compelling selection of top artists and industry insiders, curating conversations on some of the most relevant topics in music today. Featured artists include Nile Rodgers, Martyn Ware, Daft Punk, David Bowie, Madonna, Erykah Badu, Lee Scratch Perry and more. In a similar fashion, For the Record also explores the topics of live performance, instruments/interfaces, conceptualism, drumming, rhythm, and many more. Together with stunning visual design by Chris Rehberger's Double Standards agency, the results make for one of the most insightful publications on the current state of music and the music industry.For the Record includes conversations between luminaries such as Nile Rodgers and Martyn Ware - the forces behind some of the biggest tunes in disco and pop from the likes of Chic, Daft Punk, David Bowie, Madonna, The Human League, and Heaven 17 - who compare notes on the best way to create chart-topping hits. Erykah Badu, one of neo-soul's defining voices, shares career advice and psychedelic wisdom with up-and-coming New York rap duo The Underachievers. DJ Harvey and Ben UFO, two different generations of DJs, talk about the good old days, the present day, and the uncertain future of selecting records for a living. Jamaican visionary Lee 'Scratch' Perry is paired with UK dub producer Adrian Sherwood. Those familiar with Perry's unique worldview will not be disappointed by this surprising and funny conversation.
ISBN 9783899555073. Die Gestalten Verlag.