📝 Coronavirus and the Evolution of Music

In an episode of the Take 5 Podcast, David Byrne spoke about how he and St. Vincent had to decide at some point what sort of music they would write together based on where the music would be performed. This builds on Byrne’s discussion of space and music in his TED Talk:

This idea has been praying on my mind as artists are forced to rethink where they perform. Many artists are turning to live steaming from home. For many this has led to a focus on covers. As the current crisis continues to unfold I wonder what impact that the means of performance will have on the music created.

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