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Everything is a Remix Part 3

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    Everything is a Remix Part 3 Transcript

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    The act of creation is surrounded by a fog of myths. Myths that creativity comes via inspiration. That original creations break the mold, that they’re the products of geniuses, and appear as quickly as electricity can heat a filament. But creativity isn’t magic: it happens by applying ordinary tools of thought to existing materials.

    And the soil from which we grow our creations is something we scorn and misunderstand, even though it gives us so much… and that’s copying. Put simply, copying is how we learn. We can’t introduce anything new … Continue Reading

    Part 3 Soundtrack

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    Vorspiel, Wiener Philharmoniker
    From the album Wagner: Das Rheingold

    Finger Bib, Alarm Will Sound
    From the album Acoustica

    Pocket Calculator, Kraftwerk
    From the album Computer World

    Some Kind of Nature, Gorillaz
    From the album Plastic Beach

    E-Musik, Neu!
    From the album Neu! 75

    Highschool Lover, Air
    From the album Virgin Suicides

    Knife, Grizzly Bear
    From the album Yellow House

    Finger Bib (Original Version), Aphex Twin
    From the album Richard D. James Album

    Le Rallye, Tindersticks
    From the album Claire Denis Film Scores 1996-2009

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    Everything is a Remix Part 3 coming June 21st

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