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Weve got to kill the album. Actually, its already dead. Its just that the artists and labels dont know it.<br/><br/> Oh, dont get your panties in a twist. Just think about it. When cavemen started banging on rocks, was there somebody chewing a primitive cigar saying youve got to have TWELVE rhythms, broken down six to a side? Actually, live performance eventually pervaded, and with concerts longer pieces were required.<br/><br/> You ultimately had the classical composers, delivering long suites for paying customers. But eventually it became about the song, And you had pluggers running around trying to get stars to sing them, to ultimately drive people to buy the sheet music. Then we hit the era of the single.<br/><br/> Which .... midnight Tuesday 20th February 2007 EST
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