In an interview with Artnews, Herndon admits that she’s stumped by this problem: “ ‘What is an individual’s voice?’ and ‘how do you copyright it?’ are very sticky questions. I don’t have the answers, but … our society isn’t structured to ...Read More
Content bias was the most reliable effect of the three in explaining the rise of negative lyrics. This is consistent with other findings in cultural evolution, in which negative information appears to be remembered and transmitted more than ...Read More
A flashback to about a year ago, but of relevance given how gay men are increasingly perceived in Russia.
“The central taboo concerning Tchaikovsky’s life has been his homosexuality – the topic that has been barred from public discussion ...Read More
"Twenty years ago, the idea of free music was so compelling that up to 80m users downloaded Napster and broke the law. The aftershocks are still being felt today"