PatronagePop (ThoughtStorms)

When Momus needed money to pay a fine for defamation of character, he invented a new economic model of pop music. Flattering song portraits of patrons who stumped up $1000 each.

http://www.imomus.com/onpatronage.html


Five years on : http://groups.google.com/groups?dq=&hl=en&lr=&threadm=e15ea6ff.0410011641.208d83e7%40posting.google.com&prev=/groups%3Foi%3Ddjq%26as_ugroup%3Dalt.fan.momus


NB : the song about JeffKoons on StarsForever was not commissioned, but, in a deliberate echo of similar efforts by renaissance painters, done as a speculative attempt to win patronage from Koons.


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