Thomas Dolby Biography Published: ‘THE SPEED OF SOUND: Breaking The Barriers Between Music & Technology Published June 8th
‘THE SPEED OF SOUND: Breaking The Barriers Between Music & Technology A MEMOIR by THOMAS DOLBY Published by Icon Books: 8th June
A CANDID AND ENTERTAINING MEMOIR FROM A RICH AND VARIED LIFE: FROM CHART TOPPING MUSICIAN TO SILICON VALLEY INNOVATOR. FULL OF BRILLIANT ANECDOTES ON CELEBRITIES, FROM MICHAEL JACKSON TO BILL GATES, THIS IS A TRUE INSIDER ACCOUNT OF LIFE IN THE SPOTLIGHT.
Thomas Dolby is a musician, record producer, award winning independent film-maker and five-time Grammy nominee, whose single ‘She Blinded Me With Science’ reached number 5 on the US Billboard charts in 1982, appeared in, the critically acclaimed American TV Series, Breaking Bad and was even covered by The Muppets!
Based on his meticulous notes and journals, ‘The Speed Of Sound’ chronicles Dolby’s life in the music business during the eighties, in Silicon Valley through the nineties and at the forefront of the mobile phone revolution around the turn of the millennium – it was Dolby who created the synthesizer installed, today, on most mobile phones.
Official Website: www.thomasdolby.com
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