The music industry : music in the cloud /

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Cambridge, UK ; Medford, MA : Polity Press,, United Kingdom, p.1 online resource (x, 231 pages) (2020)

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21st century., History, Music, Music and the Internet., Music trade, Social aspects., Sound recording industry., Technological innovations.


Includes bibliographical references and index.Introduction. Music in the Cloud -- A Copyright Industry -- Inside the Music Industry -- Music and the Media -- Making Music -- The Social and Creative Music Fan -- Future Sounds."Since the first edition was published in 2009, Patrik Wikström's book has become a go-to text for students and scholars. This thoroughly updated third edition provides an international overview of the music industry and its future prospects in the world of global entertainment"--Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 27, 2020).