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Have playlists ruined music?

One of the byproducts of streaming (and iTunes’ deconstruction of albums before that) is that we’ve organized our listening by playlists, whether we make them ourselves or we choose something curated.

Question: Is this a good thing for music? Take a look at this video that explores the “playlistification” of music.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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