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#47:Glenn Campbell's Greatest Hits: "WEEKEND PIRATE" http://bit.ly/12Y4ke - A upbeat song of pillaging, plundering, etc.
— Mon Apr 27 2009 23:20 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#60:Katy Perry's "Hot n Cold" song isn't talking about Bipolar Disorder. Instead she's describing Borderline Personality Disorder.
— Wed Apr 29 2009 01:04 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#66:Passing through "Flatland" Nebraska on I-80. Here's my song on the topic from a few months ago: http://www.kilroycafe.com/songs/flatland
— Wed Apr 29 2009 18:17 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#80:Common addictions: drugs, alcohol, cigs, caffeine, TV, video games, music, shopping, sports, sex, porn, religion, travel, food, love...
— Fri May 01 2009 22:35 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#148:Before you praise an actor or singer, ask yourself: Did they actually write the words that came out of their mouth?
— Fri May 08 2009 12:34 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#272:The restriction on Twitter is 140 characters. On songs, it is 3-4 minutes. That's your message space.
— Wed May 20 2009 10:26 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#274:The true art of music lies in its creation, not its performance.
— Wed May 20 2009 12:05 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#276:You can't sing the same song over and over with real feeling. Only the first few times are genuine; it's acting after that.
— Wed May 20 2009 15:05 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#277:Why do singer-songwriters perform at all? They need the money! Committed artists would be creating new material, not rehashing the old.
— Wed May 20 2009 16:46 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#287:I've just released a new original song, "BLOOD ON THE WINDSHIELD" http://bit.ly/196LYg Concerns a miscarriage of justice in Louisiana.
— Thu May 21 2009 03:00 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#296:My favorite song you've probably never heard: "Houdini's Box" by Jill Sobule http://bit.ly/hutQJ - Simple and haunting.
— Thu May 21 2009 12:43 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#298:#1 best existential song: "Desperado" by the Eagles. Lyrics: http://bit.ly/yY6j6
— Thu May 21 2009 17:35 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#299:#2 best existential song: "Let It Be" by the Beatles. The philosophy can be misused, but still a powerful three words.
— Thu May 21 2009 17:42 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#300:#3 best existential song: "The Sound of Silence" by Simon & Garfunkel. Lyrics: http://bit.ly/1nsD9k One of many "emptiness" songs by Simon.
— Thu May 21 2009 17:52 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#337:Boundaries are the subject of one of my songs: "This is Where I Begin" http://bit.ly/Cm1tj No you can't come over this side.
— Fri May 22 2009 14:56 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#375:The creation of music and its performance are two different things. Most "musicians" are only capable of the latter.
— Sun May 24 2009 03:10 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#386:I suspect everyone involved in music performance is already hearing damaged, so they have to turn the volume up even more.
— Sun May 24 2009 18:40 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#441:Actors are usually highly narcissistic but musicians tend to be less so because their success depends more on genuine skill.
— Sat May 30 2009 22:19 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#460:A tragic country music song (yet to be written): Already belong to someone else when the right one comes along.
— Mon Jun 01 2009 09:33 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#483:All of our hungers - taste, sex, music, etc - evolved for a purpose. You can't take them away from purpose and find lasting meaning in them.
— Wed Jun 03 2009 18:55 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#484:Music is the subcarrier of language. Before an infant knows any words, he learns the song of his language. Music is a side effect.
— Wed Jun 03 2009 18:59 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#525:Everyone worships the singer who sang the song and the actor who starred in the movie, while the person who wrote their words is forgotten.
— Sat Jun 06 2009 01:06 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#549:If not for casinos, where would all the has-been bands and singers be playing?
— Sun Jun 07 2009 18:16 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#606:The least interesting musical genre is Country: cloying, conventional sentiments for those who are trapped in the sticks.
— Thu Jun 11 2009 00:16 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#607:In Country music, life is superficial: Love is good, breaking up bad, traditions wholesome, broken hearts tragic... BOR-ing!
— Thu Jun 11 2009 00:20 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#608:It is usually claimed that Elvis was the greatest musical artist of the 20th Century. Bull! It was the Beatles! No question.
— Thu Jun 11 2009 00:25 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#609:The Beatles invented musical irony. Before that, popular songs expressed only bland, conventional emotions.
— Thu Jun 11 2009 00:54 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#614:Never trust a country music singer who tells you how faithful he's going to be. Them good 'ole boys got a poor track record.
— Thu Jun 11 2009 12:47 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#661:With music, all that matters is the quality of the sound that comes out of the speakers. Everything else is musical bullshit.
— Sat Jun 13 2009 21:32 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#662:A great song is great after only a single recorded performance. Once it's been nailed, there's no creative purpose in performing it again.
— Sat Jun 13 2009 21:40 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#663:There is only one reason an artist would perform the same song over and over: money. Otherwise, they should be creating new songs.
— Sat Jun 13 2009 21:45 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#664:Most people who perform music are incapable of writing it.
— Sat Jun 13 2009 21:57 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#665:The main creative problem in music is the same as any other medium: having something to say.
— Sat Jun 13 2009 22:36 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#685:There's only one reason a mega music star goes on tour: for the money. If they truly loved music they'd be making it, not repeating it.
— Mon Jun 15 2009 10:45 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#688:The art of music is polluted by its performance.
— Mon Jun 15 2009 11:08 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#769:Music isn't just music. It's our worldwide religion!
— Sun Jun 21 2009 19:11 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#770:2000 Greeks singing a Beatles song in unison.
— Sun Jun 21 2009 19:15 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#786:NY Times on hearing: http://bit.ly/4eAY8U "When an Ear Witness Decides the Case" - Our hearing helps explain music.
— Tue Jun 23 2009 10:58 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#792:The most common addictions are caffeine, television and listening to music. Are you addicted? Try going without for a day!
— Thu Jun 25 2009 18:11 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#868:All that really matters in music is the sound that comes into your ears. Everything else is musical bullshit.
— Sun Jul 05 2009 11:55 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#888:The easy way to deal with Sarah Palin is give her her own TV talk show. She'll be happy, out of politics and those who want to tune in, can.
— Wed Jul 08 2009 10:08 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#896:Pop singers are seen as our spiritual and philosophical leaders, even if their only skill is singing someone else's words.
— Thu Jul 09 2009 15:09 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#897:Michael, Elvis, Whitney, Britney, Madonna - they must be deep and wise because their songs are good. Get real!
— Thu Jul 09 2009 15:10 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#931:You can't create music with the radio on or iPod in your ear. Either you consume music or produce music; you can't do both!
— Wed Jul 15 2009 10:26 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#932:Musicians get so wrapped up in the mechanics of music they forget its essence: the words and tune - the part being sung.
— Wed Jul 15 2009 10:37 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#934:Think of "Sound of Silence" by S&G. Simple, word-driven song. You don't need a band or agent. The song stands on its own.
— Wed Jul 15 2009 10:47 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#993:If a sentimental dipshit like Manilow can write the songs, I can too! http://lovestrangely.com
— Sun Jul 26 2009 10:29 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1195:"It's all about the music, man!" Yes, the internal quality of the art. It's amazing how few "artists" have figured that out.
— Sun Aug 16 2009 14:49 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1196:Good songs are 3 minutes long. Longer, and they sound repetitive. Shorter, and the listener feels cheated.
— Sun Aug 16 2009 15:15 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1240:A song consists of lyrics sung by the human voice. Instrumental music is only a supporting character.
— Fri Aug 21 2009 03:03 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1247:Some of the most trite and empty song lyrics come from @johncmayer - although they sound good at first.
— Sat Aug 22 2009 04:57 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1255:For many, music is a destructive addiction that sucks up their lives just as surely as meth and cocaine.
— Sun Aug 23 2009 14:06 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1256:Music has a hold on the nervous system that isn't always healthy. Instead of doing real things, you have an iPod in your ear.
— Sun Aug 23 2009 14:09 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1261:For many, music is a destructive addiction that sucks up their lives just as surely as meth or cocaine.
— Sun Aug 23 2009 16:02 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1269:I have just released my first love song (albeit a bit obsessive): "Can't Stop Thinkin" - http://bit.ly/91Nca
— Mon Aug 24 2009 00:40 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1270:LA Times: "Music Did A Number on Me" http://bit.ly/p06K1 - An account of a childhood crushed by music.
— Mon Aug 24 2009 01:53 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1278:We may remember Madonna's bustier or KISS' face paint, but whether we sing the song to ourselves 10 years later depends only on the sound.
— Mon Aug 24 2009 18:43 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1279:If you want to understand music, the first thing to do is throw away your iPod and music collection. That's merely music addiction.
— Mon Aug 24 2009 18:44 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1280:There's a fine line between music appreciation and music addiction, and it is usually crossed when you buy the music.
— Mon Aug 24 2009 18:45 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1281:An unhealthy diet of music is playing the same songs over and over. A better mix is the ambient music all around you that you don't control.
— Mon Aug 24 2009 18:46 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1317:When the Edmund Fitzgerald set sail, the crew could never have imagined their journey would result in one of the longest songs on Earth.
— Wed Aug 26 2009 23:05 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1389:A common affliction of those who have dedicated their lives to music is that they have nothing to say. They have a medium but no message.
— Thu Sep 03 2009 17:53 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1425:Anyone can play "Guitar Hero". Almost no one can write decent songs that others want to sing.
— Thu Sep 10 2009 09:10 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1503:The main thing that separates musicians from their music is ego.
— Fri Oct 02 2009 22:15 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1570:Sure, it's easy to blame Bush for the mess in Iraq, but let's not neglect the role country music played. "I'm Proud to be an American" etc.
— Sun Oct 25 2009 17:14 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1665:Music, at its base, is a mimicry of language. It fools the brain into thinking it is listening to words.
— Sun Nov 08 2009 13:36 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1690:Definition of the word "colitas" in the song "Hotel California" http://bit.ly/2eeibS (The Straight Dope)
— Tue Nov 17 2009 16:22 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1731:Music, like film, is a glorious fraud. The audience thinks something's there that isn't.
— Fri Nov 27 2009 11:54 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1771:First MTV lost its music. Then History Channel did UFOs. Now Cartoon Network has gone "real". http://bit.ly/7lFWm4 - Scooby Doo, Where R U?
— Sat Dec 05 2009 10:09 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1854:Only 10 days left 'til the end of Christmas music!
— Wed Dec 16 2009 16:19 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1864:The bonding ceremony was efficient. The joined couple accepted their fate with stoicism. Musicians were paid. Affidavits were prepared.
— Fri Dec 18 2009 11:42 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#1892:20th Century History: Woodward & Bernstein were a composer/songwriter team who produced such classics as West Side Story and Sound of Music.
— Tue Dec 22 2009 13:40 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2049:The crudities of law must often be fine-tuned by conscientious evasion and discreet disobedience.
— Fri Jan 22 2010 23:29 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2111:A great movie (or book or song or life experience) is one that you wake up at night thinking about, years after you saw it.
— Wed Jan 27 2010 09:16 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2175:You can grasp a song without hearing it, a movie without seeing it and a language without speaking it, if you understand it's structure.
— Tue Feb 02 2010 18:31 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2221:Most music fans are motivated by their artist's story and what it represents, not the actual quality of the music.
— Sat Feb 06 2010 19:57 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2284:Most musicians don't "get" music. They can play an instrument but they don't understand what the listener is hearing.
— Wed Feb 10 2010 16:04 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2423:Virtually everyone involved in music performance is already hearing damaged, so they have to turn the volume up even more to compensate!
— Thu Feb 18 2010 20:18 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2609:There ain't nuthin' country music can't do when it pulls together to change the world. ("Ain't nothin' it can't do" = It can't do anything.)
— Tue Mar 02 2010 12:23 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2635:mind pollution — n. unnecessary sensory input from the environment (TV, music, talking, etc.) that interferes with your own thoughts.
— Fri Mar 05 2010 00:53 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2676:When you dedicate your life to a single medium (music, photography, writing, etc), you end up with fine technical skills and nothing to say.
— Sun Mar 07 2010 20:42 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2971:On my bucket list: Listen to an entire country song from start to finish and take its advice to heart.
— Wed Apr 28 2010 19:06 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#2980:That someone can play an instrument does not imply they know anything about music. It only means they can follow someones else's notes.
— Fri Apr 30 2010 23:07 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3016:Taste — be it for food, fashion, music or sex — is always an illusion. It is the promise of something more than what you actually get.
— Wed May 12 2010 01:52 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3094:Listening to Billy Joel's "Always a Woman". The classic song of the psycho bitch enabler.
— Wed Jun 02 2010 20:19 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3340:Elvis: He could sing a song. He seemed to have sex appeal. Did he have any talent otherwise? A religious figure mainly. Our Fatima.
— Wed Jul 14 2010 01:55 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3386:There's no great song that can't be murdered by Muzak.
— Mon Jul 19 2010 07:57 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3617:Elvis supposedly changed music, but he wrote none of his own songs, so didn't the writers actually change music? Wasn't Elvis a fraud?
— Fri Aug 27 2010 10:13 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3619:Before you worship a singer for how their song touched you, shouldn't you ask if they actually wrote the song?
— Fri Aug 27 2010 10:41 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3658:The first thing that happens when you become a professional musician is you lose your hearing — both literally and figuratively.
— Sun Aug 29 2010 20:18 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar
#3706:Classical music was designed for the wealthy to give them the illusion of culture without any meaning.
— Fri Sep 03 2010 23:10 GMT — view/retweet - FavStar

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