You narrow-minded, little man!
Posted by: koogles ()
Date: March 30, 2001 11:48PM

When I was in a band back in the day, we'd sh*t on guys like you, Tony. All ego, self-centred and only in the biz for what you could get out of it... not for what you could give back. Your attitude is the worst, man! There's a whole world out there- quite possibly big enough for your hyper-inflated ego, Tony. This world (outside your fantasy one) consists of people who love a band's music and people who ostensibly love their music but only because it's fashionable. When the second group starts to out-number the first, the market does, indeed, widen for a band, but its base remains with the first group. When record sales sky-rocket on account of group #2, it's all smiles, back-slaps and handshakes from the record companies. After this second group's 15-minute attention span elapses and they move onto their next temporary obsession, record company faces grow despondant. Then, the axe starts swingin'...all because the band couldn't maintain a level of popularity that could sustain the flighty interests of a 14-year old teenager.

Sad, how a band that lives by the trend dies by it as well. It's pretty pathetic, Tony, how you feel music must be validated by fame and fortune. Keeping it small isn't what I'm advocating at all.. what I support is keeping it REAL.

koogles

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SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
Proof that I never liked pop 111 Benno 03/29/2001 01:11PM
Proof that I never liked pop 77 koogles 03/29/2001 02:09PM
Great attitude....duh!! 86Tony03/29/2001 06:40PM
You've got it wrong, man! 92 koogles 03/30/2001 12:09AM
Re: You've got it wrong, man! 92 sfk kurt 03/30/2001 01:05AM
Hey Koogles! 87Gav03/30/2001 05:24AM
Had to come out of 'semi retirement' for this one! 76Surfpunk03/30/2001 05:54AM
Gav... ever heard of art for art's sake?? 90 koogles 03/30/2001 09:19AM
Re: Gav... ever heard of art for art's sake?? 84Tony03/30/2001 06:29PM
Re: Gav... ever heard of art for art's sake?? 95 koogles 03/30/2001 11:17PM
No that's wrong actually .. 94 Misterpomp 03/30/2001 05:04PM
We agree on one thing at least 112Surfpunk03/30/2001 09:15PM
You've nailed it, Pomp! 97 koogles 03/31/2001 12:12AM
Re: You've got it wrong, man! 105Tony03/30/2001 05:55PM
You narrow-minded, little man!85 koogles 03/30/2001 11:48PM
Re: You narrow-minded, little man! 98Tony03/31/2001 02:36AM
oops forget the first one! (np) 93Tony03/31/2001 03:20AM
Re: You narrow-minded, little man! 83Tony03/31/2001 03:17AM
Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 98 koogles 03/31/2001 01:39PM
Re: Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 100 Brian 03/31/2001 04:04PM
Re: Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 82 koogles 03/31/2001 11:48PM
Re: Sorry... narrow-minded little BITCH! 97 Brian 04/01/2001 10:48AM
Not a bad way of thinking Brian! 85Tony04/02/2001 03:49AM
Re: You are such a knob!! 94Tony04/02/2001 03:47AM
Re: Great attitude....duh!! 90Phil #203/31/2001 02:36PM
Couldn't disagree more ... 85 Misterpomp 03/30/2001 04:42AM
What Song Is That? 91 Tinger 03/30/2001 05:45AM
Re: What Song Is That? 96 Misterpomp 04/01/2001 04:17AM


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