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128 Beats Per Minute: Diplo's Guide Music, Culture and Everything Between

128 Beats Per Minute: Diplo's Guide Music, Culture and Everything Between

Author: Thomas Wesley Pentz
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Known internationally as a curator and influencer amongst the world's top DJs, producers, and artists, Wesley Pentz, better known as Diplo, is at the nexus of music, fashion, and cultural trends. His record label Mad Decent has helped bring Brazilian baile funk, Angolan Kuduro, and other unknown music to clubs around the world, while his work as a producer has brought a unique sound to hits like M.I.A.'s "Paper Planes," Chris Brown's "Look at Me Now," and Beyonce's "Run the World (Girls)."
"128 Beats" Per Minute follows Diplo on this fantastic journey, from his involvement with dub reggae in Jamaica to the electro/techno underground in Tel Aviv. Each chapter chronicles his tastes and travels, complete with tweets and playlists, as documented by photographer Shane McCauley. "128 Beats Per Minute" provides unique access to the hottest scenes shaping music's landscape today.

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General Fields

  • : 9780789324283
  • : Universe Publishing
  • : Universe Publishing
  • : February 2012
  • : 229mm X 165mm X 20mm
  • : May 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 224
  • : Thomas Wesley Pentz
  • : 150 Colour Photographs
  • : Paperback
  • : 512