Tag Archives: “Strange Brew”

Outro #4: On Paying Tribute

What good does it do to pay tribute? What does it accomplish to declare to the world that you see the worth of something, that you thrill to it? The question seems pressing to me after my last post, which … Continue reading

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What Silence Says: U2, “Seconds” (1983)

Silence is impossible.  Deaf people who have never heard sound know that information available to other people is not available to them, but they can’t recognize the absence of sound as such.  For the rest of us, sound is inescapable.  … Continue reading

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