The Invention of Electricity

St. Croix, Stephen
August 2005
Mix;Aug2005, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p24
Cogitates on the significance of electric power on the sound recording industry. Contention between coal-fired and steam studios regarding power and efficiency; Credibility to claims that the direct-power approach was more efficient and kept studios warmer during winter sessions; Pros and cons on the use of coal and steam to generate electricity.


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