Articles about Technological Influences

'With a little help from my friends': Peer production and the changing face of the live album

The live album is an important artefact in bringing together recorded music and live music. As the popularity of live music grows in tandem with the decline of recorded music, the role of the live album is explored in the ...

La scène musicale de la "champeta" face à Internet: Perspectives "du Sud" sur la mutation des industries culturelles en régime numérique
Volume ! La revue des musiques populaires (2014) Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 131-149

This article explores the impact of digital media in Cartagena's (Colombia) underground musical market, taking as a case study a locally dominant popular music phenomenon known as "champeta". We describe how vernacular uses of digital media in this context have ...

Contemporary Practices of Extending Traditional Asian Instruments Using Technology
Organised Sound (2014) Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 136-145

Ongoing development of audio and informational technology has had an impact on almost every aspect of the musical arts. Cultures and subcultures have cross-pollinated through the rapid exchange of information and have metamorphosed into new fields of technology-based art forms, ...