Buch: Ten Cities

"Ten Cities – Clubbing in Nairobi, Cairo, Kyiv, Johannesburg, Berlin, Naples, Luanda, Lagos, Bristol, Lisbon. 1960 – March 2020" - a book project by Goethe-Institut and published by Spector Books. Edited by Johannes Hossfeld-Etyang, Joyce Nyairo, Florian Sievers.

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Buch: Pop 16 – 100 produzierte Musik

Ähnlich wie die Fotografie das Licht, hielten Wachswalzen und Schellack- Schallplatten vor hundert Jahren erstmals die Klänge ihrer Zeit fest. Ein Schritt mit weitreichenden Folgen: Er veränderte nicht nur, wie Menschen fortan Musik hören sollten, sondern wirkte auch auf die Musik selbst zurück.

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“Ten Cities”-Video

Ten Cities tells the story of club music and club cultures in ten urban centres across Africa and Europe from 1960 to March 2020. It looks beyond the North Atlantic locations that are usually assumed to be the main focus of attention and sets out to put together a more inclusive narrative. Bringing clubs to the fore as nocturnal laboratories for different ways of life, the book portrays the cities’ music subcultures in twenty-one essays, playlists, and photo sequences – before COVID-19 impacted creative communities worldwide. It is a retrospective testimony to their living spirit, a rhythmanalysis mediated by sound and night.

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