"Any kind of popular trend is infinitely more wholesome than listening to old records. It's more important that people know that some kind of pleasure can be derived from things that are around them - rather than to catalogue more stuff - you can do that forever"-Harry Smith.
“I would conceive of a forward-looking art, which seeks its images in the future. Why is there no such thing? Art attaches itself to reverence”-Friedrich Nietzsche
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
interesting piece at Ceasefire magazine by Andrew Fleming comparing Retromania and Source: Music of the Avant-Garde, 1966-1973 (ed. Larry Austin and Douglas Kahn), a book i have been meaning to pick up