TIP THE SCALES
Somewhere toward the end of 2017, when the weather was damp and a little on the ‘bleak’ side (it’s the Pacific Northwest, after all) a few musicians and music lovers on our island got, abruptly, tired of bitching. I’ll spare the details. In short, we were tired of conversations that seemed to go nowhere, on the topic of the value of a life in the Arts.
I have yet to meet anyone who disagrees in principle that artists should be paid a fair fee for their work, but in practice, it not…Read more