pretty musch exactly what I’ve just been saying
If you watch any older band’s youtube videos, the comments will invariably be along the lines of “this is so much better than the electronic noise made by the younger generation”. Among the older generation, there has been this perception that music from the past is “good”, while music produced now is just “ambulance siren sounds” (yes, I’m looking at you, dubstep).
It’s a pity how electronic music, a genre that’s fresh and experimental, has been constantly side-lined by people I refer to as “classicists”. They cite complex guitar riffs, meaningful lyrics and dynamic live performances as substantiation for the quality of classic songs, and then they attempt to contrast it to the “inferior”, repetitive beats and mundane lyrics that accompany electronic music.
I, of course, beg to differ – and I’ll do so with examples!
I do think that the guitar solo in Pink…
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I’ve been away for a few days, catching up with friends eating and drinking, hence the lack of posts so I thought I’d share some of our shared thoughts with you.
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