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Monday Musing: Music Scenes And Global Localities

January 9, 2012


There’s a music scene in your local town or borough. People obsessive or foolhardy enough to make the effort are inventing noises, and making them at other people. The chances are (particularly with small town scenes) that there’s a fair diversity of styles and genres involved, and you’ll probably find pub gigs where sludge metal bands share the bill with indie rock outfits, or punk bands with funk acts. This is the beauty of geographically specific scenes, because it’s always good, for musicians and audiences both, to make connections between musics: that’s where exciting new sounds come from.

Saturday Summary 014

June 11, 2011


This is my first separate weekly post of links and news: it's number 14 because there were thirteen earlier posts that were joined on to my series of pompous essays (still known as Monday Musings).