128 Beats Per Minute: Diplo’s Visual Guide to Music, Culture, and Everything in Between0789324288, 9780789324283

Author : Thomas Wesley Pentz, Shane McCauley, Alexander Wang
Description:Known internationally as a curator and influencer amongst the worlds top DJs, producers, and artists, Wesley Pentz, better known as Diplo, is at the nexus of music, fashion, and cultural trends. His record label Mad Decent has helped bring Brazilian baile funk, Angolan Kuduro, and other unknown music to clubs around the world, while his work as a producer has brought a unique sound to hits like M.I.A.s Paper Planes, Chris Browns Look at Me Now, and Beyoncs Run the World (Girls).128 Beats Per Minute follows Diplo on this fantastic journey, from his involvement with dub reggae in Jamaica to the electro/techno underground in Tel Aviv. Each chapter chronicles his tastes and travels, complete with tweets and playlists, as documented by photographer Shane McCauley. 128 Beats Per Minute provides unique access to the hottest scenes shaping musics landscape today.
Categories: Art Music
Year :2012
Publisher : Universe
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 228
File Info : pdf 23 Mb