If there’s anyone who’s capable of articulating the substance and meaning of a great song, it’s Bob Power. In a promo for his upcoming course at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, the legendary engineer (A Tribe Called Quest, D’Angelo, Erykah Badu, De La Soul) and Adjuct Faculty Member of The Clive Davis Department of Record Music discusses the structure of the course while offering sage wisdom about the nature and creation of great music.
There’s an incredible matrix of possibilities.
The thing that’s in shortest supply are great songs.
A record has to be something that takes you beyond the literal experience of the music being played.