That NEW Adage

A pressure-relief valve about God, and just about everything else.


Those who can, do.

Those who CAN’T, criticize those who can.

Those who can’t yet, keep trying.

For the jazz snobs.

(“All he’s playing is a pentatonic scale…” “That’s not jazz. That’s just the blues scale.” “He’s just a scale player.” “Anybody can play that. It’s just a bunch of patterns.”)


June 18, 2009 - Posted by | Adage, Advice, Jealousy, Life, Life Lessons, Maxims, Music

1 Comment »

  1. Hmmm…seems like it doesn’t matter what any particular group or order of notes is called…if it’s coming from the soul – it’s called music. Sincerity, honesty, and musicianship is what I listen for…and if it move me in some way. Very few people are actually musicians…and of those…a minority actually walk on stage regularly to open themselves up for criticism…

    Comment by JC | July 21, 2009 | Reply

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