Hrishikesh Hirway’sSong Exploder does what it says on the tin. In each episode, a single song gets explained/expanded/exploded—broken down into its constituent parts and ideas, its drum tracks, its backing vocals and strata of emotion.
~ James Parker
The real accomplishment of modern science and technology consists in taking ordinary men, informing them narrowly and deeply and then, through appropriate organization, arranging to have their knowledge combined with that of other specialized but equally ordinary men. This dispenses with the need for genius. The resulting performance, though less inspiring, is far more predictable.
~ John Kenneth Galbraith
“Explosion wrecked interior art gallery lithos escaped with slight injury other pictures safe,” reads a telegram from Arthur Lismer, sent days after the Halifax Explosion in 1917. Read about The Lithographs That Escaped in the magazine of the National https://t.co/nHRZXbQ6yZpic.twitter.com/O9wVxEttwJ