About Music: An OP-ED on Music
Ian Cummings ‘19
Over the course of however many years we’ve been spinning around on this earth, one of the few escapes that people have found in life is music. Personally, I listen to music every single day as a tool to amplify my mood. If I feel on top of the world, I put on some Galantis or Quinn XCII to try to hold onto my high. On the other end, when I feel down and broken, I listen to the sadness of Bob Dylan, Billie Eilish, or Rex Orange County, and wallow in their words. Whatever emotion you’re feeling, there is a song out there for it.
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