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Changing the World through the Emotional Influence of Art

I read something massively depressing, recently, so I thought I would share it with you (you’ll thank me later).  http://www.alternet.org/media/most-depressing-discovery-about-brain-ever?sc=fb What the article says is that decisions are not made on the basis of facts, but on emotions.  Decisions are … Continue reading

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Built In Assumptions

When we create, we draw upon our influences.  No artist can deny that.  The range and scope of our influences, the things that we took in at an earlier time as our signature absorption of our particular culture, provide the … Continue reading

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Rabid Outsiders

Today, a video appeared on my facebook wall that had Rosanne Barr in it, talking about Hollywood and how people in Hollywood are too scared to break ranks and stand for anything.  It was a news interview, but some interesting … Continue reading

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Why You Ought to Pay for Music (Even if Nobody Makes You)

Each of us has a choice to make.  Each and every consumer of music can, of their own volition, choose how they behave toward musicians and thereby create the future they wish to see.  Our choices have consequences.  Choose poorly … Continue reading

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