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arafa · 2016-04-18 · Original thread
"Creativity cannot be scaled." Actually, in the book The Song Machine, they pretty clearly show otherwise, with teams of topliners, beat makers, etc. churning out hits in a machine-like format: http://www.amazon.com/Song-Machine-Inside-Hit-Factory/dp/039...
w1ntermute · 2015-09-19 · Original thread
The author probably took those quotes from an upcoming book by the same author as that New Yorker piece[0]. The book's linked in this (Atlantic) article.

0: http://www.amazon.com/The-Song-Machine-Inside-Factory/dp/039...

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