Follow Up to Apple Music Exclusives Piece
Sean Glass
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Democratizing playlists as the solution to making on-demand streaming work for indies is a nice idea, and would probably help a bit, but what about music that just isn’t meant for that kind of listening? What about the kind of music that you don’t listen to very often, but when you do it’s a rich, transformative experience? Maybe we need a more fundamental rethink of track-play-count as proxy for value.

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