Modern Day Vaudeville

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series What We Talk About When We Talk About Music

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series What We Talk About When We Talk About MusicI’ve been trying to stay off Facebook, but somehow this has just gotten me started answering questions on Quora. Frying pan, fire, right? The funny thing is, sometimes I’ll answer a really stupid question there, just because it gets […]

On Listening

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series What We Talk About When We Talk About Music

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series What We Talk About When We Talk About MusicA little over a year ago, someone posted this question on Quora: Why does John Coltrane’s music sound like someone just erratically blowing on a sax sometimes? The short version of my answer, I suppose, could be this: […]