March 10, 2016

25 Song That Tell Us Where Music Is Going

One of the great tricks of pop music is that no matter how much we like to imagine it’s about musicians expressing themselves, it tends to be more useful as a way for listeners to figure out their own identities: Each song lets us try on a new way of being in the world. But showing off your eclectic, handpicked treasures has become such a common online performance that there’s no one left in the audience.

These days it’s the song, and the scale of the event surrounding it

Topics: Culture, Vertical - Entertainment and Media