Making Beats
The Art of Sample-Based Hip-Hop
Joseph G. Schloss; Jeff Chang, fwd.

Wesleyan University Press



Contents

• New Foreword
• Acknowledgments
• Introduction
• “It’s about playing records”: History
• “It just doesn’t sound authentic”: Live Instrumentation vs. Hip-Hop Purism
• Materials and Inspiration: Digging in the Crates
• Sampling Ethics
• Elements of Style: Aesthetics of Hip-Hop Composition
• The Outer Circle: From Samplers to Ears
• Conclusions
• New Afterword
• Endnotes
• Bibliography
• Interviews by Author
• Discography
• Index




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