This blog features various approaches to writing about music, including:
Art About Music
Visual work with musical themes.
Brett’s Sound Picks
Favorite recordings of the year.
Book Reviews/Notes On
Discussion in detail or in brief about a book about music.
Curating The Week
Three music-related articles, interviews, or videos.
How one thing lead to another.
Riffing on a musical topic that evades precise categorization.
Survey a range of reviews of a single recording.
A haiku on a piece of music.
On The Trickle-Down Of Electronic Dance Music Aesthetics
Charting the ongoing influence of EDM style on other musical idioms.
Bring the reader “under the hood” of the blog
to explore ideas not written about in my regular blog posts.
Poetry As Theory
Present quotations from poems as (music) theory.
Present quotations from non-music sources that are relevant to thinking about music.
Present quotations from books that are especially compelling.
Theory As Poetry
Present quotations from theory as poetry.
Present fictional conversations between two entities about musical topics.
Share lessons from my work.