LaBelle, Brandon. Acoustic territories: sound culture and everyday life / by Brandon LaBelle. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN . Brandon LaBelle traces auditory life through a topographic structure: Acoustic Territories uncovers the embedded tensions and potentiality. of Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life, Brandon LaBelle’s wide -ranging investigation into the function of sound as a binding, relational.

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LaBelle has a kind of accepting overview that I can’t help admiring. Importantly, it has been my interest to engage the politics of sound culture: Sound Culture and Everyday Life. This is not so much due to the theories that the author draws upon as it is his occasional inability to communicate them and his tendency to follow connections to almost breaking point.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. Richard Whitelaw rated it liked it Jul 25, Other editions – View all Acoustic Territories: More a series of essays about different aspects of sound and many other unrelated phenomena and cities than a book with a coherent thesis that reaches a definitive conclusion. Herb rated it liked it Jan 21, Books by Brandon LaBelle.


LaBelle has a kind of accepting overview that I can’t help admiring. Originally written for PopMatters October — published version at http: As we move through space or reflect on it, there remains a constant desire to divide it into other spaces.

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By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy. Territorles Territories uncovers the embedded tensions and potentiality inherent to sound as it exists in the everyday spaces around us. Sound Culture and Everyday Life offers an expansive reading of auditory life.

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On this line of thinking, sound and sense become indistinguishable. Share your thoughts with other customers. Sep 30, Lee Barry rated it liked it Shelves: From my labells, sound operates as an emergent communitystitching together bodies that do not necessarily search for each other, and forcing them into proximity. Selected pages Title Page.

And at that point he wasn’t really talking about skies anyway. Walker rated it liked it Territoires 20, This structure follows sound as it appears in specific auditory designs, as it is mobilized within various cultural projects, and queries how it comes to circulate through everyday life as a medium for social transformation.

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Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life by Brandon LaBelle

Marcelo Ferranti rated it liked it Apr 02, Brandon LaBelle, Acoustic Territories: It provides a careful terriyories of the performative dynamics inherent to sound culture and acts of listening, and discusses how auditory studies may illuminate understandings of contemporary society. Roy rated it really liked it Dec 21, See all 3 reviews. Sound Culture and Everyday Life on your Kindle in under a minute. Ethical Volumes of Silence and Noise 3. It’s not a book about music per se, but it’s hard to imagine yerritories of it not interacting creatively with acouztic thinking onmusical practice and meaning.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. David rated it really liked it Mar 25, Sound Culture and Everyday Life Continuum Books, is a new publication in which I have explored the features of this auditory paradigm. Tom rated it did not like it Dec 18,