Re: 'Concrete and Gold' out Sept 15th
Originally Posted by paid mourner
It's true that if you have a lot of knowledge of music theory, it will broaden your horizon musically speaking and you can be more creative. If for example you're a guitarist and you stick to playing power chords your whole life, it will be harder to stay creative, I suppose.
You get where I'm going with this. There are things you can do to force creativity (banning obvious progressions/switches for starters) .... again, I'm not sure how much is intuition and how much is intellect, but i firmly believe Dave is no musical simpleton.
Rope, Arlandria and Aurora (just to name a few) are way too sophisticated to be blind happenstance.
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