The Future of Music. (Manifesto for the Digital Music Revolution). Berklee Press. Softcover. 208 pages. Berklee Press #0876390599. Published by Berklee Press (HL.50448055).
ISBN 0876390599. 5.25x8 inches.
For the next generation of players and downloaders, a provocative scenario from a music industry think tank.
From the Music Research Institute at Berklee College of Music comes a manifesto for the ongoing music revolution. Today, the record companies may be hurting but the music-making business is booming, using non-traditional digital methods and distribution models. This book explains why we got where we are and where we are heading. For the iPod, downloading market, this book will explain new ways of discovering music, new ways of acquiring it and how technology trends will make music “flow like water,” benefiting the people who love music and make music.
Location: from Standish, ME
April 13, 2005
Positive perspective might prove perfect
The Future of Music has shown me that there IS hope. This new plan to make music like running water, or a utility, is a great idea. The idea is that users will pay a monthly bill just like their water, electricity or cable. The book also dives into the...
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