Professor of Music at Hampshire College, holds an M.F.A. and a Ph.D. in music from Princeton University. He is a composer and electronic artist whose sound and installation work has been presented at The Festival Synthese in Bourges, France, The Victoria Independent Film and Video Festival in Vancouver, The AV Festival in Newcastle, UK, and most recently at the Sines and Squares Festival in Manchester, UK. His book Audio Culture: Readings in Modern Music is published by Bloomsbury Press. His latest book is Live Wires: A History of Electronic Music, has just been published by Reaktion Books, London.