Tag Archives: Merle Haggard

The Stompin’ Tom Syndrome: Parochialism

Stompin’ Tom Connors died yesterday (March 6, 2013) and the world lost a great voice and a great songwriter, one whose body of work is at least equal to most of his contemporaries in any musical genre. And that brings … Continue reading

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Willie Nelson’s Guitar or, If It Ain’t Accessible and Quantifiable It Ain’t Art.

This article by Eric Kandel, Your Brain on Klimt, and this interview with him got me interested in attempting to articulate some thoughts about art and the perspective from which I approach it both in making and partaking. I am … Continue reading

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