Ubiquitous Listening

Ubiquitous Listening

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How does the constant presence of music in modern lifea€”on iPods, in shops and elevators, on televisiona€”affect the way we listen? With so much of this sound, whether imposed or chosen, only partially present to us, is the act of listening degraded by such passive listening? In Ubiquitous Listening, Anahid Kassabian investigates the many sounds that surround us and argues that this ubiquity has led to different kinds of listening. Kassabian argues for a new examination of the music we do not normally hear (and by implication, that we do), one that examines the way it is used as a marketing tool and a mood modulator, and exploring the ways we engage with this music.... Chicago Hope (season 4, episode 3, 15 October 1997), Malcolm in the Middle (2005a€”this was an opera), The Larry Sanders Show, X-Play (5 February 2007), Daria (17 February 1999), Oz (10 February 2002), Scrubs (season 6, episode 6, 18 January 2007), Two Pints of ... As TV Guide, the very popular US. television weekly schedule publication, describes this latter episode: a€Marge Simpson plays anbsp;...

Title:Ubiquitous Listening
Author:Anahid Kassabian
Publisher:Univ of California Press - 2013-01-30


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