I’m 62 years old so I remember vinyl when it was the only game in town.

I remember when cassettes came along. I embraced them.

When CDs came along, I was skeptical, but I eventually got onboard.


Not a fan. At a gut level I don’ trust it and the people behind it.

Ted Goila lays down a foundation of reason for what admittedly was just an instinct on my part.

Books by Ted Gioia

An extended fascinating talk by Ted Gioia

– Ken McCarthy
Jazz on the Tube

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Arthur Rhames and Stanley Jordan c. 1980
The power roots of American music