"Actually, the nature of freedom has long been debated, and I’m not going to solve it here. But I do believe the Beats advanced a more universal notion of freedom, a kind of animating spirit. And that spirit inhabits more than literature—music is also key to its transmission. That spirit has dimmed in our current times. But existence is cyclical, and there is always renewal."
Casey Rae: Let The Rock…Continue
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"Play from the heart, listen, find chicks that dig your music, be on time and don’t drink too much were driven into my psyche."
Johnny Mastro: Blues Dreamer
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"My hope for the future is that blues will continue to burn brightly as an inspiration for students, artists, and writers. My hope is that the music will continue to shape our lives and our understanding of what is beautiful and true in life."
William Ferris: A Southern…Continue
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"I often think of my art in terms of music. A major painting to me is like a symphony. The color accents are like grace notes."
William Stout: When The …Continue
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"Blues helps us deal with the ups and downs of life...well, ain't that kind of like what a religion does?"
Wildcat O' Halloran: NY Bluezism
Hottest guitar-driven high-energy blues band ever to come out…Continue
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“Burroughs was talking about breaking down control systems personally and macrocosmically. This can be found not only in his writing, but in his life and his reading as well.”
Michael Stevens: The Road to Interzone
Michael Stevens is the…Continue
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