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Re: why pot before looping?
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From: "Douglas Baldwin" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Steve Goodman" <email@example.com>;
Sent: Thursday, May 22, 2003 14:26:PM
Subject: Re: why pot before looping?
> Some rich deja vu for me on this thread. When I first joined Looper's
> Delight - and first got on the Internet - a few years back - I started a
> similar flame by stating something to the effect of "drugs and creativity
> are incompatible. " Hooo whee!
Alas, perhaps the archive remembers such snuff, er, stuff.
> Anybody remember that conflagration? This IS a poor thread, though, in
> context and culture. Why don't we discuss the musicality of Cristina
> Agulera's belly button or the compositional superiority of wearing a PRS
> guitar near your crotch?
Because neither have a relationship to music composition or performance.
Unless of course you think of Christina Aquilera as a musician instead of
just a voice-corrected-to-be-in-tune celebrity with an addiction to bleach.
The aspects of marijuana use (as opposed to the easy but incorrect and
reactionarily-broad term "drugs") can be seen as relevant to various kinds
of musicianship way back before vinyl was being pressed.
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