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Jonathan Diener, on the future of the music industry

I think obviously downloading and the easy access via torrents, etc. to get music and movies are hurting the sales. But with album sales down, technology is getting better and it seems more people are into music now with things … Continue reading

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Language, Communication and Designing for Maximum Human Immersion

Updated in September 2014. The Challenge of Communication We often have to communicate with ourselves to better understand what we think and feel. Then we have to communicate with others in a common language for them to understand our unique interpretation … Continue reading

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Hayley Williams

it’s my opinion that anyone who is coming onto our band looking for controversy is completely missing the point. the point isn’t in the intent of controversy, the point is that there is no way around it. as people, aren’t … Continue reading

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Epic Speeches & Quotes: Karl Paulnack, on music.

Welcome address to freshman at Boston Conservatory, given by Karl Paulnack, pianist and director of music division at Boston Conservatory. “One of my parents’ deepest fears, I suspect, is that society would not properly value me as a musician, that … Continue reading

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Paramore– you can’t be too careful any more

I’m listening to All We Know Is Falling again after almost two years, maybe. I used to listen to it almost everyday. It’s amazing how different it sounds now. It’s a lot simpler, without the rich and interesting complexity that I’ve … Continue reading

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Justin Bieber is destined to be a douchebag.

2014 Update: He just got arrested. Lol. One of the first things that struck me about the “We Are The World 25 For Haiti” video was that the person who got the first line was an annoying, screechy-sounding nobody who … Continue reading

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