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People Don't Have Anything to Say

From: Hearing Voices
Series: Wandering Jew stories
Length: 01:33

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Bgpeepsay_small Everyone's favorite morning man is caught in a media manipulation. Music: Skyward.

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Everyone's favorite morning man is caught in a media manipulation. Music: Skyward.

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Review of People Don't Have Anything to Say

I remember hearing this at the 2002 PRPD conference. This is a classic in the making.

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Review of People Don't Have Anything to Say

There seem to be a lot of folks confused about what this "piece" is. Let me give you my thoughts as a musician.
This is a piece of music.
Eno has done stuff like this. Zappa too.
You use snippets of speech to act like lyrics and melodies. When repeated these sound bites take on many of the chartcteristics of melodies. Pitch, rhythmic content,words.
Use it as you would use any other offbeat music.

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Review of People Don't Have Anything to Say

A cute, little interstacial piece that sounds like the 70s -- when "anything went" on public radio and people felt free to experiment. One could see using this at the close of an hour or as a transition between pieces.

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