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> We [FAUST] often talked about ambient noise and such stuff -- John Cage things like, 'If it's boring after 20 minutes, try it after 40'.
That was an adage that was much touted about, as was, 'I have nothing to say, but I am saying it, and that is poetry'.
You couldn't get away with that today, but in the late 60's, that had the ring of truth about it. <