"Any kind of popular trend is infinitely more wholesome than listening to old records. It's more important that people know that some kind of pleasure can be derived from things that are around them - rather than to catalogue more stuff - you can do that forever"-Harry Smith.
“I would conceive of a forward-looking art, which seeks its images in the future. Why is there no such thing? Art attaches itself to reverence”-Friedrich Nietzsche
Thursday, April 10, 2014
retro-quotes: a series of germane remarks, by others, plucked from all over the place, and from all over the time, #53
"I would rather be a bad innovator than a good copyist" - Keith Tippett, Melody Maker, December 1973