Dead Precedents - The Hacking and Haunting of Hip-Hop

Author(s): Roy Christopher

rap & hip hop

In Dead Precedents, Roy Christopher traces the story of how hip-hop invented the twenty-first century. Emerging alongside cyberpunk in the 1980s, the hallmarks of hip-hop - allusion, self-reference, the use of new technologies, sampling, the cutting and splicing of language and sound - would come to define the culture of the new millennium. Taking in the groundbreaking work of DJs and MCs, alongside wri

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General Fields

  • : 9781912248346
  • : Repeater Books
  • : March 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Roy Christopher
  • : Paperback
  • : 144