Scholarly Contribution to Database/Website
The Art of the Pinch – Popular Music and Appropriation
Published : 2017
Cultural appropriation in a musical context doesn’t have to be at the exclusion of the original artist or the culture from which they carved their path. Pinching musical phrases and stylistic approaches – when done thoughtfully and with a desire to connect with the original work’s unique properties – has always been a part of the art making process.