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By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American ...
Book Chapter

By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... disco Asian American Filipino American migration disc jockeys ...
Book Chapter

By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American homosociality gender ...
Book Chapter

By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... Filipino American disc jockeys mobile music popular music youth culture ...
Book Chapter

By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American symbolic capital social networks ...
Book Chapter

By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American music scenes mobile music ...
Book Chapter

By Oliver Wang
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... disc jockeys Filipino American scratch DJs music scenes import car racing ...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... This chapter introduces the phenomenon of the Filipino American mobile disc jockey crews in the Bay Area. It begins with a discussion of the importance of DJs to community formations before moving on to an examination of DJing as a collective activity itself. It also discusses the relevance...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... This chapter examines the phenomenon of contemporary events that celebrate the legacies of the mobile scene. It also discusses possible directions for further scholarship on the mobile scene. disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American ...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... or forming mobile crews of their own. disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American homosociality gender ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373155-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7315-5
... demands. He draws on his experiences as a disc jockey and over twenty years of service on the job, and reflects on the particularities of different record formats, from playing time to noise floor. recorded music radio audio formats ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373155-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7315-5
... demands. He draws on his experiences as a disc jockey and over twenty years of service on the job, and reflects on the particularities of different record formats, from playing time to noise floor. recorded music radio audio formats ...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... infrastructure” through which crews and clients could find one another, helping to circulate the necessary economic capital to help build the mobile scene over time. disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American symbolic capital social networks ...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... efforts among crews. Showcases also play a key role in understanding the import of the mobile scene in drawing together Filipino American youth from across different parts of the Bay Area, creating a powerful communal identity in its wake. disc jockeys Asian American Filipino American music...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... began to coalesce. disco Asian American Filipino American migration disc jockeys ...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
..., which weakened a need for crews as support staff; and the inability to port the successes of the mobile scene into a recording industry context. External factors included the rise of other youth cultures that competed for members, such as scratch DJing and import car crews. disc jockeys Filipino...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374015-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... This chapter asks whether there is there such a thing as “uncreative” improvisation, and if there is, how it would operate. The work of the writer and artist Kenneth Goldsmith, particularly in his capacity as a disc jockey for the free-form New Jersey radio station WFMU, is interrogated. It has...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... capacity as a disc jockey for the free-form New Jersey radio station WFMU, is interrogated. It has become common for critics and theorists to invoke the DJ as the paradigmatic authorial figure in contemporary culture, as Lev Manovich does in The Language of New Media . For Manovich, the logic of selection...