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An eye for music popular music and the audiovisual surreal

An eye for music popular music and the audiovisual surreal

Richardson, John 1964-

Book. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, c2012
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Statement of responsibility: John Richardson
ISBN: 0195367367, 0195367375, 9780195367362, 9780195367379
Note: Pbk.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xi, 323 p. ill. 24cm
Series: The Oxford music/media series
Subject: Motion picture music Philosophy and aesthetics; Music Philosophy and aesthetics; Surrealism and music


  1. Introduction
  2. Navigating the neosurreal : background and premises
  3. Neosurrealist tendencies in recent films
  4. Neosurrealist metamusicals, flow and camp aesthetics
  5. In tandem with the random : loose synchronisation and remediation in Philip Glass's
  6. La Belle et la Bête and The dark side of Oz
  7. The surrealism of the virtual band in the digital age : Gorillaz' "Clint Eastwood" and "Feel good inc."
  8. Back to the garden? Performing the disaffected acoustic imaginary in the digital age
  9. Concluding thoughts : all that is solid melts into air?