Re: [rumori] Re: pho: "threshold" for copyright??

From: Steev Hise (
Date: Tue Mar 13 2001 - 12:34:32 PST

Mon, 12 Mar 2001 found Don Joyce writing:

>Three "verys" don't make it true. You kinda miss my point. I'm referring to
>musical precedent, a categorical TYPE OF SOUND that has not been used
>before in music. (You have to think like an avant guardist to appreciate
>this distinction). The guitar and it's many possibilities are old hat as a

Don, these things are all givens here on rumori. Pho seems
to have a totally different spirit, they're evidently
hollywood industry idiots, and the guy doing the math of
guitar chord combinations is a perfect example. But here on
Rumori (we ARE avant-gardist, if the avant garde still
exists, that is) i would say it's a fundamental tenet that
"nothing is new under heaven, nothing that hasn't been

So, perhaps a little less cross-posting would be advisable.
It just makes for too much traffic, people are unsubbing cuz
they didnt expect so much preaching to the converted.

If anyone here disagrees and really enjoys all these pho
threads maybe you should just join pho?



Steev Hise, Technical Thug
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