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The Mysteries of Your Musical Taste: Part 2

Timbre and Novelty and Existential Aesthetics

Episode 35
1 hr 10 min / Published

Thoughts (loosely) based on This is What It Sounds Like: What the Music You Love Says About You by Susan Rogers and Ogi Ogas and Hit Makers: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction by Derek Thompson.

This is part two of a two part series.

Special Guests:  Jethro Tull, A-Ha, Van Halen, Talking Heads, The Cure, Kenny G, Jimmy McGriff, David Bowie, Tim McGraw, The Rolling Stones, Wilco, Beastie Boys, Weezer, Matt Damon, 100 gecs, Ween, The Cult, John Mulaney, Raymond Loewy, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, and Sheryl Crow,

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Hey Dave, very much enjoyed both episodes. Learned a little, too.

Also, FWIW, emailed you a link a couple weeks back of a pretty good interview with Don Winslow, whose work you like, if I recall correctly.

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