The Men I (Don’t) Trust

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It’s easy to think of music as being some kind of leisure or recreational activity, or a condiment on the side of life there to ease you through. However, as becoming-magazine, we know that certain art forms, especially music, auditory, and audiovisual art forms, have a social affectivity which, due to the emergence of mass culture and digital distribution, has become increasingly problematic. While Benjamin expressed some hope in the emancipatory capabilities of mechanical reproduction, we were bitterly wrong, as in place of one psychopolitical tool made way for another..

I love "the Men I Trust", but i'm concerned as to why.

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