TITLE

Short Takes

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, Tim
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
ARSC Journal;Spring2004, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p159
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses issues surrounding the sound recording industry as of March 2004. Recipient of the Pioneer Award presented by the Vocal Group Hall of Fame; Expected impact of the merger plan of Sony Music and BMG; Results of a poll on dead musicians that respondents most like to see alive.
ACCESSION #
17840622

 

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