Last Night a DJ Saved My Life Lib/E: The History of the Disc Jockey (Compact Disc)

Last Night a DJ Saved My Life Lib/E: The History of the Disc Jockey By Bill Brewster, Frank Broughton, Paul Woodson (Read by) Cover Image
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This is the first comprehensive history of the disc jockey, a cult classic now updated with five new chapters and substantial additional material. It's the definitive account of DJ culture, from the first record played over airwaves to house, hip-hop, techno, and beyond. From the early development of recorded and transmitted sound, DJs have been shaping the way we listen to music and the record industry. This book tracks down the inside story on some of music's most memorable moments. Focusing on the club DJ, the book gets firsthand accounts of the births of disco, hip-hop, house, and techno. Visiting legendary clubs like the Peppermint Lounge, Cheetah, the Loft, Sound Factory, and Ministry of Sound, and with interviews with legendary DJs, Last Night a DJ Saved My Life is a lively and entertaining account of musical history and some of the most legendary parties of the century.
Product Details
ISBN: 9798200233960
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Publication Date: July 31st, 2020
Language: English