MUSIC: HISTORY, SURVEYS & THEORY

PUBLISHER
Spector Books

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 10.75 x 15.75 in. / 560 pgs / 100 color / 250 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Forthcoming

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2020 p. 82   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783944669793 TRADE
List Price: $50.00 CDN $69.95

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Ten Cities

Clubbing in Nairobi, Cairo, Kyiv, Johannesburg, Berlin, Naples, Luanda, Lagos, Bristol, Lisbon, 1960–Present

Edited with text by Johannes Hossfeld, Joyce Nyairo, Florian Sievers. Text by Rui Miguel Abreu, Vitor Belanciano, Tony Benjamin, Danilo Capasso, Vincenzo Cavallo, Iain Chambers, Kateryna Dysa, Maha ElNabawi, Michelle Henning, Rehan Hyder, Rangoato Hlasane, Ângela Mingas, Ali Abdel Mohsen, Marissa J. Moorman, Billi Odidi, Sean O’Toole, Tobias Rapp, Mudi Yahaya, Vitalij Bard Bardezkij.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Ten Cities.'

A nocturnal journey through local histories of clubbing in Africa and Europe

The image of the DJ dragging his record case through international “non-places” and deejaying in clubs around the globe is a contemporary cliché. But these club scenes have rich, geographically differentiated local histories and cultures. This book expands the focus beyond the North Atlantic clubbing axis of Detroit–Chicago–Manchester–Berlin.

It looks at ten club capitals in Africa and Europe, reporting on different scenes in Bristol, Johannesburg, Cairo, Kyiv, Lagos, Lisbon, Launda, Nairobi and Naples. The local music stories, the scenes, the subcultures and their global networks are reconstructed in 21 essays and photo sequences.

The tale they tell is one of clubs as laboratories of otherness, in which people can experiment with new ways of being and assert their claim to the city. Ten Cities is a nocturnal, sound-driven journey through ten social and urban stories from 1960 through to the present.


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Ten Cities

STATUS: Forthcoming | 6/23/2020

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Bad Bonn Song Book

BAD BONN SONG BOOK

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905929980
USD $70.00
| CAN $100

Pub Date: 3/22/2016
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Die Not hat ein Ende

DIE NOT HAT EIN ENDE

Edited by Lurker Grand.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905929775
USD $65.00
| CAN $82

Pub Date: 7/1/2015
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The Magic Circle

THE MAGIC CIRCLE

By Jan Tumlir.

ONOMATOPEE

ISBN: 9789491677434
USD $20.00
| CAN $29.95

Pub Date: 5/20/2015
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Can You Hear Me?

CAN YOU HEAR ME?

By Francesco Spampinato.

ONOMATOPEE

ISBN: 9789491677366
USD $20.00
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Pub Date: 5/20/2015
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Stockhausen Serves Imperialism and Other Articles

STOCKHAUSEN SERVES IMPERIALISM AND OTHER ARTICLES

By Cornelius Cardew. Text by Rod Eley, John Tilbury.

PRIMARY INFORMATION

ISBN: 9781732098695
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 3/24/2020
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The World's Worst

THE WORLD'S WORST

Edited by Christopher M. Reeves, Aaron Walker. Foreword by Gavin Bryars. Text by Christopher M. Reeves.

SOBERSCOVE PRESS

ISBN: 9781940190235
USD $28.00
| CAN $39 UK £ 25

Pub Date: 6/2/2020
Forthcoming


Ten Cities

TEN CITIES

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783944669793
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95

Pub Date: 6/23/2020
Forthcoming


Hidden Alliances

HIDDEN ALLIANCES

Edited with text by Elisabeth Schimana.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775746649
USD $45.00
| CAN $63

Pub Date: 3/3/2020
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Marred for Life!

MARRED FOR LIFE!

Edited by Jason Fulford. Text by Greg Wooten.

J&L BOOKS

ISBN: 9780999365526
USD $35.00
| CAN $49.95 UK £ 30

Pub Date: 4/23/2019
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Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music

WOODSTOCK: 3 DAYS OF PEACE & MUSIC

By Michael Lang.

REEL ART PRESS

ISBN: 9781909526624
USD $59.95
| CAN $75

Pub Date: 6/25/2019
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Broken Music

BROKEN MUSIC

PRIMARY INFORMATION

ISBN: 9780991558599
USD $34.00
| CAN $49.95

Pub Date: 11/20/2018
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Grounds for Possible Music

GROUNDS FOR POSSIBLE MUSIC

ERRANT BODIES PRESS

ISBN: 9780997874426
USD $20.00
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Pub Date: 7/24/2018
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