The Sound of Freelancing

The Sound of Freelancing

“Music is not sound. Music is using the sound or organise emotions in time.” – Krystian Zimerman During this year’s National Freelancers’ Day, organised by IPSE, I thought I’d start a twitter thread which would help create the ultimate freelancing playlist. As it’s #NationalFreelancersDay, and for a bit of fun, what song would you put forward to be the “national anthem” of freelancers? pic.twitter.com/YRAbPusgdY — Ed Goodman (@edagoodman) June 28, 2018 What followed was the most extraordinary selection of tracks and their reasons. Here is a selection of the 93 responses posted…   Bills by LunchMoney Lewis. 🤣 https://t.co/CfNUYDlKDA #NationalFreelancersDay — rachel stroud (@rachelstroud) June 28, 2018 Gotta be a bit of retro Donna Summer – She works hard for the money!! https://t.co/e0YhkCE9pF — Kate Chapman (@_KateChapman) June 28, 2018 The Commodores – Nightshifthttps://t.co/HradXj07HX Pulled a few late ones with their help over the years! — Chris Bowles (@bristolanimator) June 28, 2018 Me, Myself, I – Joan Armatrading. https://t.co/oBLnjEDksT — Phil Welch (@welchwords) June 28, 2018 Sometimes… The Tide is high but I’m holding on, by Blondie… but always My Way, by old blue eyes. It can be tough but at least we’re all doing it our way rather than putting on a suit and hating every minute. — Sean Hargrave (@seanhargrave) June 28, 2018 Hi Ed @edagoodman how about Edith Piaf’s ‘No Regrets’ as the ‘national anthem’ of freelancers #NationalFreelancersDay — Jilly Clark (@Jilly_Pepper) June 28, 2018 Have you heard @Xero‘s parody of @Adele‘s chasing pavements? 💸😂 https://t.co/w9g7qg00kD #NationalFreelancersDay — GoCardless (@GoCardless) June 28, 2018 And then there’s my favourite. This… Dolly Parton’s classic ‘9 to 5. Then...