The Record That Changed My Life

Ask any musician when he knew that he wanted to play an instrument, and most likely he'll tell you about a song or album that stirred something inside him for the first time. The epiphanic experience is so universal that musicians of every genre, age group and nationality can rightfully claim it as the moment at which their lives were forever changed - the instant at which music set them on a path to spiritual awakening, financial gain, megstardom or existential ruin. In that respect, the record that change a musician's life can tell you a lot about not only the artist's music but also the choices he's made for his life and career.

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