Couldn't disagree more ...
Posted by: Misterpomp ()
Date: March 30, 2001 04:42AM

I cannot think of a genre that has been more derivative, less inventive and more similar than AOR. I'm not a great pop addict but listen to the recent R&B sounds with that distinctive girl band harmony that's everywhere now, that's new. Listen to Britney Spears' first single, listen to that bass driven pop riff, that's a new sound. Sure there's lots of boybands cranking out third rate slush that could be from any year since 1965 but there's lots of new stuff out there. What's half this board waiting for ... a new f!&*ing Journey album. Which genre's doing its bit to keep things fresh? I'm not trying to persuade you to like Britney instead of Journey (though I can't say I'd disagree if you did) but at the end of the day when one tries to rationalise ones thoughts on music into a "scientific" theory of what's groundbreaking .. it doesn't stand up. Everyone's love for the music of their choice is wrapped up in a plethora of factors like personal taste, background, music from the era of your youth, preferred fashions, peer pressure at a certain age etc etc. That's all. PS : "Original Prankster" reminds me heavily of a track off the second Rex album.

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SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
Proof that I never liked pop 180 Benno 03/29/2001 01:11PM
Proof that I never liked pop 129 koogles 03/29/2001 02:09PM
Great attitude....duh!! 137Tony03/29/2001 06:40PM
You've got it wrong, man! 130 koogles 03/30/2001 12:09AM
Re: You've got it wrong, man! 136 sfk kurt 03/30/2001 01:05AM
Hey Koogles! 123Gav03/30/2001 05:24AM
Had to come out of 'semi retirement' for this one! 105Surfpunk03/30/2001 05:54AM
Gav... ever heard of art for art's sake?? 134 koogles 03/30/2001 09:19AM
Re: Gav... ever heard of art for art's sake?? 124Tony03/30/2001 06:29PM
Re: Gav... ever heard of art for art's sake?? 141 koogles 03/30/2001 11:17PM
No that's wrong actually .. 137 Misterpomp 03/30/2001 05:04PM
We agree on one thing at least 151Surfpunk03/30/2001 09:15PM
You've nailed it, Pomp! 144 koogles 03/31/2001 12:12AM
Re: You've got it wrong, man! 147Tony03/30/2001 05:55PM
You narrow-minded, little man! 134 koogles 03/30/2001 11:48PM
Re: You narrow-minded, little man! 140Tony03/31/2001 02:36AM
oops forget the first one! (np) 139Tony03/31/2001 03:20AM
Re: You narrow-minded, little man! 146Tony03/31/2001 03:17AM
Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 154 koogles 03/31/2001 01:39PM
Re: Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 157 Brian 03/31/2001 04:04PM
Re: Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 155 koogles 03/31/2001 11:48PM
Re: Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 142 Brian 04/01/2001 10:48AM
Not a bad way of thinking Brian! 135Tony04/02/2001 03:49AM
Re: You are such a knob!! 138Tony04/02/2001 03:47AM
Re: Great attitude....duh!! 135Phil #203/31/2001 02:36PM
Couldn't disagree more ...128 Misterpomp 03/30/2001 04:42AM
What Song Is That? 133 Tinger 03/30/2001 05:45AM
Re: What Song Is That? 134 Misterpomp 04/01/2001 04:17AM

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