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Re: OT: no editors = bad art? discuss! was: Filter or Phasing effect in dance music
Great documentary, Sylvain! Really enjoyed watching it. Around the
millennium shift I realized what was happening and wrote about it a
lot in public, so for me this movie brought quite some nostalgia. In
those days this "brave new world" was mostly ignored by mainstream
media - until the Napster affair took off. To speak as a creator the
sort of bottom line the last decade brings about is that at this point
"the real thing" is not any more to produce and publish yourself but
to have something to say. That's a refreshing thought!
Greetings from Sweden
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 9:19 PM, Sylvain Poitras
> Someone said:
>>> worthy of documentation on youtube...
> That cracked me up... but it could give rise to a potentially
> interesting new thread on what the demise of the editor (due to
> increase ease of self-publication or self-diffusion more generally)
> means for the quality of art.
> Anyone can publish their shit... there is no gatekeeper. Which is
> I recently watched this documentary that presented some views on this,
> might be of interest to some of you: http://vimeo.com/34608191