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Love and Affection: Ode on a Sunny Day, a Song and Hope

I am not in love, But I’m open to persuasion With the launch of Apple’s streaming music platform there has been much talk about the value of music. Many musicians are worried at the rise of streaming culture as it … Continue reading

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The Panopticon of Sales Culture is a Millstone on Innovation

The attempt by Ms Kardashian and Paper Magazine to “break the internet” didn’t quite live up to billing, but it did seem to break the common sense and discernment of millions of people. In a sense Ms Kardashian is little … Continue reading

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Being a professional indie musician isn’t for everyone: Lessons from Charles Ives and Shellac

If you’re trying to make even a partial living as an indie musician you’re a businessperson, and the news gets worse… You’re a small business. That’s a tough row to hoe as it’s unlikely you’ll have much support. You’re going … Continue reading

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