To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell
Posted by: Kieran ()
Date: June 24, 2001 04:09AM

Hi guys , thank you both for your comments in relation to the 'genre' thread.It is good to read both sides opinions in relation to what bands/labels expect in terms of the music recorded. While it is obvious labels will want product that will sound familiar to existing fans(in order to sell as many units as possible) , I also believe musicians need to extend or develop their sound to avoid stagnating, thus giving us something new (or updated) , however finding the common ground has always tended to be a problem......how do you keep all sides happy...the band , the label and the fans...is there an answer, if so I would like to hear everybody's opinions, because as usual we have managed to identify the same old arguments.........most people don't want a new Vaughn record, they want Don't Come Easy part 2, TNT fans don't want Transistor, they want Tell no Tales or Intuition part2, the problem has existed for years , how do we all move forward ie. give the record company a record they are happy with, that the band have enjoyed making, and the fans enjoy listening to without necessarily retreading old ground and at the same time incorporating something new into the sound which would broaden the appeal of MHR/AOR/HR to a new audience???Any ideas??????
cheers
Kieran

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A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 79Mark Ashton06/24/2001 02:18AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 64Tony M06/24/2001 03:25AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 84Tony Harnell06/24/2001 03:50AM
To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell44Kieran06/24/2001 04:09AM
Re: To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 62TC06/24/2001 04:22AM
Re: To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 64 Danny Danzi 06/24/2001 04:21PM
Re:Stick around to what you know you do best !! 54 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/25/2001 09:05AM
AN IDEA.... 75 Tavas 06/25/2001 02:28AM
good point... 71 sfk kurt 06/25/2001 06:51AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 53Tony Harnell06/24/2001 03:40AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 54John Q06/24/2001 05:16AM
Good post! 51 Misterpomp 06/24/2001 04:41AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 78Surfpunk06/24/2001 04:56AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 63 Misterpomp 06/24/2001 05:40AM
Return 65Surfpunk06/24/2001 09:24AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 49Mark Ashton06/24/2001 07:26PM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 76Tony Harnell06/24/2001 11:56PM
the bottom line 61 sfk kurt 06/24/2001 05:48AM
Re: the bottom line 44 Mike Matney 06/24/2001 06:59AM
Re: the bottom line 57Mark Ashton06/24/2001 07:59PM
Hey Mark 64 sfk kurt 06/24/2001 10:51PM
Re: the bottom line 69Tony Harnell06/24/2001 11:59PM
Rebuttle 67 Captain Can Man 06/24/2001 06:43AM
Are you the only 'rocker' left in Atlanta... 53 koogles 06/24/2001 11:06AM
Re: Rebuttle 49Tony Harnell06/24/2001 12:57PM
Re: Rebuttle 60Mark Ashton06/24/2001 08:09PM
Re: Rebuttle 46 Carl1 06/24/2001 08:26PM
Ditto.. (np) 58 Andrew 06/24/2001 08:34PM
Re: Rebuttle 65Tony Harnell06/25/2001 12:06AM
Re: Rebuttle 61Peter M. Bietenholz06/24/2001 11:57PM
Re: Rebuttle 50 Captain Can Man 06/25/2001 04:31AM
Thank You Tony! 65 Ten_K_Lovers_N1 06/26/2001 05:31AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 54Gav06/24/2001 10:29PM
young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY 59 Tavas 06/25/2001 03:03AM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY YES!! 68 Danny Danzi 06/25/2001 07:28AM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY YES!! 63 Brian 06/25/2001 01:41PM
indeed THIS IS THE TIME !!!! 52 Tavas 06/25/2001 05:14PM
Re: indeed THIS IS THE TIME !!!! 44 Mike Matney 06/25/2001 09:08PM
Hey Danny! 61Surfpunk06/26/2001 03:54AM
Re: Hey Danny! 65 Danny Danzi 06/26/2001 08:21AM
Re: Hey Danny 55Tony Harnell06/26/2001 02:29PM
2 cents worth.... 58 Captain Can Man 06/26/2001 03:33PM
Re: Hey Danny 57 Danny Danzi 06/26/2001 05:16PM
Hey now! 49John Q06/26/2001 08:07PM
Re: Hey now! 48Tony Harnell06/27/2001 02:20AM
Re: Hey now! 73 Fran 06/27/2001 02:49AM
For the record... 70Surfpunk06/27/2001 06:12AM
Question for Tony & Danni........... 49 Mrpool 06/27/2001 08:13AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 59 SegaNinja 06/27/2001 09:31AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 64Tony Harnell06/27/2001 10:21AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 51 ted poley 07/01/2001 01:43PM
Re: Question for Tony & Danni........... 57 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:28PM
Re: Hey now! 63John Q06/27/2001 12:44PM
Re: Hey now! 75 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:52PM
Don't Dream It's Over..... 67 Captain Can Man 06/27/2001 01:23PM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 89Tony Harnell06/28/2001 12:47AM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 78 Captain Can Man 06/28/2001 04:51AM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 62Tony Harnell06/28/2001 10:42AM
Re: Hey now! 68 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 07:08AM
Dear MLover... 67John Q06/27/2001 11:15AM
Re: Dear John... 91 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 10:48PM
Re: Hey now! 70 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 11:57AM
Danny! 59 Captain Can Man 06/27/2001 12:49PM
Re: Danny! 55 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 01:00PM
Re: Hey Danny 62 Peter M. Bietenholz 06/27/2001 07:35AM
Peter, 61Surfpunk06/27/2001 08:19AM
Re: Peter, I agree !! . 72 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 10:23AM
Re: Hey Danny 61 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:13PM
Re: Hey Danny/Well said (np) 81Darkman06/27/2001 07:03PM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY 73 Brian 06/25/2001 01:39PM


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