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Learning to Like the Music You HATE…

Learning to Like the Music You HATE…

Can you learn to love something you dislike? Maybe. The YouTuber Adam Neely attempted a musical experiment where he exposed himself to nothing but Contemporary Christian Music (CCM) for a week. Throughout that process, he tried to analyze the musical structures that make it unique, and hopefully, come to appreciate it. Here’s how that went…Continue Reading

I Lost a Bet…

I Lost a Bet…

Super Bowl LIV was full of gambling. How long would Demi Lovato’s national anthem last? What color Gatorade would get dumped on the winning coach? And of course, which team would triumph? A week before the Big Game, I proposed a wager to my boss, McCoy. If the 49ers won, I’d get to write whatever…Continue Reading