SOUNDS
IN CULTURE

SOUNDS IN CULTURE
POST-INTERNET ASIA

The emergence of the Internet has ushered in an era where visual, audio, and textual media have evolved into an intricate hybrid that immediately connects with many different communities, producing a movement unconstrained by conventional means of industrial distribution. Asian pop culture and music, in particular, has continued to spread and transform through streaming platforms, forming an entirely different image of Asia that betrays existing preconceptions. Sounds in Culture: Post-Internet Asia explores the post-Internet makings of culture through the context of netlabels that now proliferate all over the world.

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