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The Death of the Electric Guitar? An intro into the Philosophy of Rock and Roll.

The Death of the electric Guitar and the Philosophy of Music. The Washington Post has this article: The Slow Secret Death of the Electric Guitar and Why You Should Care. Here's an old geezer's take on the situation: Music is too easy to make now days. Let me qualify. Think about media in general, how… Continue reading The Death of the Electric Guitar? An intro into the Philosophy of Rock and Roll.

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Essence. 

Philosophy often deals with finding essences without ever dealing with the term "essence" itself. For another discussion, this is the issue of the founding term, but for now since philosophy as a traditional historical classical arena has ended, which is to say,  the residual whiffs of philosophical vapour are still treated as essential Philosophical Givens,… Continue reading Essence. 

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The Machine and Being: The Commons.

"We must situate what has been left out if we are ever to get anywhere beyond repeating the same old philosophical tropes." *note on the note: ‘They’ are those who are ‘in the commons’. {WIKI: Commons: - The definition from the Digital Library of the Commons is; "the commons is a general term for shared resources in which… Continue reading The Machine and Being: The Commons.