SPOTIFY: listening mediators and algorithmic arrangements




Spotify, Mediation, Platforms


The essay develops a brief history of the practices of production and fruition in the platformization of musical experience and aims to understand how new digital environments change the conditions of experience with music in the contemporary world. The focus of the analysis is the Spotify platform, as a mediator of listening, based on the changes in the modes of recording, distribution, and consumption of music through digital platforms - and its complex processes of dating and orientation by algorithmic logic.


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Biografia do Autor

Liráucio Girardi Júnior, Faculdade Cásper Líbero

Doctor in Sociology - FFLCH – USP. Professor and researcher at Faculdade Cásper Líbero and at PPGCOM/USCS.

Heitor Ribeiro, Faculdade Cásper Líbero

Bachelor in Journalism – Faculdade Cásper Líbero – musician: Toree on Spotify.


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GIRARDI JÚNIOR, Liráucio; RIBEIRO, Heitor. SPOTIFY: listening mediators and algorithmic arrangements. Revista Observatório , [S. l.], v. 8, n. 1, p. a1en, 2022. DOI: 10.20873/uft.2447-4266.2022v8n1a1en. Disponível em: Acesso em: 23 fev. 2024.