About The Song: Giving the Game Away, from the album The Age of Melancholia
We are saturated by popular music. And, as the argument goes, the best has already been written and recorded, which is why it features highest in the streaming data the industry can now obtain. This somewhat mirrors ‘Classical’ music – here the ‘canon’ of major composer works dominates the repertoire while most contemporary composers have but occasional successes.
The handful that become this generations new crop of ‘major’ composers are few and rare, others survive through teaching and performing.