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Playing It By Ear

This is a Story About Control

Album cover illustrated by Tony Viramontes set inside a Canva frame made by me

Music finds me when I’m tuned into the frequency of a feeling. Janet Jackson’s third album ‘Control’ found me in 1986 on the precipice of graduating college. The namesake song became my personal anthem and rallying cry. It articulated my deepest desire to break from my parents and be “in control” of designing the direction of my life.

Listen to it here:

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