Blues on My Mind

The Extreme Present: Tommy Johnson's "Canned Heat Blues"

July 08, 2018 Season 1 Episode 3
Blues on My Mind
The Extreme Present: Tommy Johnson's "Canned Heat Blues"
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Blues on My Mind
The Extreme Present: Tommy Johnson's "Canned Heat Blues"
Jul 08, 2018 Season 1 Episode 3
Julia B Simon
Analysis of the extreme present in Tommy Johnson's "Canned Heat Blues"
Show Notes
How does addiction affect our experience of time? A discussion of "Canned Heat Blues" explores the kind of dwelling in the present characteristic of addiction. Discover how the interplay between vocal delivery and guitar work can push listeners to dwell in the present.
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