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Media referenced in my paper on Body and the Mediated Voice

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Here are some of the songs I talk about in my paper for Digital Theory from Spring 2009, about Body and Mediated voice.   Note that in the paper I address specifically the recorded songs themselves and, for the most part, ignore the performances outside of the voice.


The Chipmunks- “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late)”


Alvino Rey and ‘Stringy,’ the Singing Steel Guitar


Kraftwerk- “Autobahn”


Laurie Anderson- “O Superman (For Massanet)”


DJ Shadow- “Midnight in a Perfect World”


T-Pain- “I’m N Luv (Wit a Stripper)”


Kanye West- “Say You Will”


Kanye West- “Pinocchio Story”

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Written by Tyler Baber

May 15, 2009 at 4:51 am

Getting the Network We Need

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Lawrence Lessig’s talk from March on Getting the Network we need, which synthesizes basically most of the ideas covered in my courses this semester.

Written by Tyler Baber

May 2, 2009 at 2:48 pm