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The Boombox Project: The Machines, the Music, and the Urban Underground

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by Lyle Owerko
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The Boombox Project: The Machines, the Music, and the Urban Underground by Lyle Owerko

On the heels of the graffiti renaissance comes a vibrant look at an old-school icon that figured prominently in the hip-hop, rock & roll, and punk movements of the 1970s and 80s. The Boombox Project features contemporary fine art portraits of an array of vintage boomboxes, as well as scores of documentary photographs of the people who brought the boombox movement to life back in the day. The book is more than just a collection of images, though; it's also an oral history of the early days of hip-hop, featuring memories from Fab 5 Freddy, Bob Gruen, Rosie Perez, Kool Moe Dee, LL Cool J, Lisa Lisa, DJ Spooky, and Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys, among others, on the role this once ubiquitous machine played. Part pop cultural history and part "gadget porn," this lively and highly stylish volume is one of the cool books of the season.

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Ebook Details
Pages: 160
Size: 19.8 MB
Publisher: Abrams Image
Date published:   2014
ISBN: 9781613128107 (DRM-EPUB)

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