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

From: Don Joyce (
Date: Wed Mar 14 2001 - 02:23:15 PST

I find those "idiots" interesting to confront, a useful perspective to us,
being interested in music as we are. These are people at the top of the
music echelon who make, promote, and sell most of it. I can hold it down if
this highly commercial perspective is not desired by others here.

>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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