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Paul McNamee: Lockdown proved the life-affirming value of music

28 days ago   |   By The Big Issue

What are you listening to at the moment? I'm not asking you to make me a tape. Though that's not the worst idea. What are the sounds that are keeping you buoyant just now? There has to be something.
I know there are people out there who say they're not really into music, but I don't understand. I understand they say there are more important things. You and I are clearly not of that sort. We know the fundamental life-giving importance of music. During lockdown, people started to switch the news off and stick tunes on. Spotify reported a 1,400 per cent increase in working-from-home themed...
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