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Interesting article about musicians making money vs selling out

You don’t here much about musicians “selling out” anymore and thats probably just a reality of the business there days. What once was called “selling out” is just what artists need to do these days to make a living.

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Music may help patients with Alzheimer’s disease

From the article.

Music listening therapy may relieve stress, reduce anxiety, and lessen agitation in people with Alzheimer’s disease. Furthermore, music could boost mood, stimulate positive interactions, facilitate cognitive function, and help coordinate motor movements.

That all sounds about right to me.

Forget instruments — use your hand motions to make music

Being from another generation this doesn’t sound quite as satisfying as playing in a band with other musicians but it’s a pretty interesting concept. Or maybe you can play this in a band, you’d be the person who looks locked in the matrix.

https://www.cnet.com/news/forget-instruments-use-your-hand-motions-to-make-music/