On the Off-Ramp to Weirdness City with “The Philosophy of Modern Song”

Fred Bals
18 min readDec 11, 2022

This one is for Sonny Webster, Ben Rollins, Nina Fitzgerald-Washington, Lester Hawkins, and all the gang at Elmo’s.

“Being a writer is not something one chooses to do. It’s something you just do and sometimes people stop and notice.” ~ Bob Dylan

The Holy Trinity

“There are more things in heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy”

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Fred Bals

Corporate Storyteller. Tech enthusiast. Mini Cooper fanboy. One-time chronicler of Bob Dylan’s Theme Time Radio Hour. Husband of Peggy. Human of Lily Rose.