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Musical Geniuses - Thom Yorke
Musical Geniuses - Thom Yorke
03/25/09 at 09:30 PM by hockeyguitar99
Early today I posted a blog abut what I thought musical genius entailed, and some people who fell into that category. There was one glaring omission (purposefully), so kindly pointed out by Edgar (liar23), Thom Yorke. The man is, the essence of a musical genius and more. To put into words what I believe he does is almost unfathomable, but here it goes:

Thom Yorke has somehow found a way to exist in two opposite worlds. The obscure and the mainstream. Two things that generally only meet if hipsters invade radio stations, is something that Thom Yorke (and co) seem to be able to do so easily, despite a seemingly conscious effort not to. His genius, is, and likely always will be, on another level. The ability to make something so interesting and creative, yet accessible enough...[read more]
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09:45 PM on 03/25/09
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I was mentioned on a blog :woot:

And that was good read. I agree about hipsters invading radio stations haha. Oh, you forgot to mention about his freak out dances on live concerts. That alone makes him awesome
09:50 PM on 03/25/09
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Originally Posted by liar23
I was mentioned on a blog :woot:

And that was good read. I agree about hipsters invading radio stations haha. Oh, you forgot to mention about his freak out dances on live concerts. That alone makes him awesome
Haha thanks! I might add more later, but that came out at least a little better than the incoherent blabbering I was expecting from myself.
09:57 PM on 03/25/09
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don't try too hard though. One can go on to write like 10 pages about thom yorke haha. Pretty good read though, keep on the good job
03:33 PM on 03/26/09
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thom yorke is also awesome for bashing miley cyrus.


and upon reading both of your "musical genius" blogs. i was disappointed to not see sufjan stevens mentioned. but then again, i don't know if you listen to him.
03:59 PM on 03/26/09
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Originally Posted by yayitsjoe
thom yorke is also awesome for bashing miley cyrus.


and upon reading both of your "musical genius" blogs. i was disappointed to not see sufjan stevens mentioned. but then again, i don't know if you listen to him.
He honestly didn't come to mind, I don't know why, but I'll see if I can work something up.
08:20 PM on 03/27/09
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you don't have to. but i do think it's deserved.
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