New PDF release: Field Recordings from the Inside: Essays

By Joe Bonomo

Using as its epigraph and unifying precept Luc Sante’s proposal that “Every individual is an archeological site,” Field Recordings from the Inside offers a deep and private exam on the influence of tune on our lives. Bonomo without difficulty strikes among the non-public and the severe, investigating the ways that song defines our personalities, tells histories, and gives mysterious, frequently unbidden entry into the human situation. The publication explores the vagaries and richness of tune and music-making—from rock and roll, punk, and R&B to Frank Sinatra, Nashville nation, and Delta blues—as good because the paintings of a various staff of artists and figures—Charles Lamb, track author Lester Bangs, painter and tv character Bob Ross, baby state musician Troy Hess, and songwriter Greg Cartwright.

Mining the customarily complicated natures and shapes of the inventive procedure, Field Recordings from the interior is a novel paintings that blends song appreciation, feedback, and pa tradition from essentially the most severely acclaimed tune writers of our time.

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