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Jul 12, 2018

WIRED shares an excerpt from Nancy Baym's book, Playing to the Crowd: Musicians, Audiences, and the Intimate Work of Connection.

"Wherever there was networked computing, there were music fan communities leading the way, long before the masses, most musicians, or those in the music industries caught on."

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