Feedback Loops with Alan Lomax: Why Pop Music Sounds the Same

I think it’s pretty safe to say that I’m pretty behind the cultural eight-ball when it comes to responding punctually to events that have any contemporary pop significance. (Hence, my loving diatribe about a book by an aging rock star that came out 2-and-1/3 years ago). So, bearing in mind… {Read More}

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The Case for Curious Professionals

I will love David Byrne until my heart stops (for those of you who are Talking Heads noobs, that was a reference to their zeitgeist-summarizing, “This Must Be the Place.” The fan service will only get worse from here.). Naturally, this would probably seem like a bad investment (“Uh-Oh, Love… {Read More}

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