Retroactive Listening:

Perspectives on Music & Technology

By PopMatters Staff

9 May 2010

Technology has not only continually transformed the structure of the physical world, it has also radically altered the shape and sound of our audible world, which has lead to incredible, and sometimes questionable, modifications in our lives. An idealistic critic might call this modification progress; an evolutionary biologist might call it mutation.
Postscript: Final Thoughts on Music and Technology

The editor of the PopMatters special section closes the series out with some final remarks and a changed perspective on music and technology. We now ask you, dear reader, to sound off and put your two cents in.

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