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Billy Corgan Rants Against How Digitally Multi-Tasking The Music Industry Has Devalued Artistry

This monologue from veteran rock star Billy Corgan is totally worth watching. It makes me wonder how any quality musician makes it anymore, and whether digital technology is responsible for lowering the quality of today's art or democratizing the industry for fresh stars.

Billy Corgan Rants Against How Digitally Multi-Tasking The Music Industry Has Devalued Artistry
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The UK is experiencing record-breaking weather this week. England reached its hottest temperature of the year on Tuesday when it hit 32.2°C at Heathrow Airport in west London. Temperatures in Northern Ireland reached an all-time high when 31.3°C was recorded at Castlederg the next day.

However, when you translate Celsius to Fahrenheit, the temperatures don't seem to be that extreme, at least to an American. Thirty-two degrees celsius is only 89.6° F. When you compare the temperatures in the UK to an average July day in Las Vegas, Nevada where it'll hit 107°F, the British seem a little weak.

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