Re: Hello ????
Posted by: britny ()
Date: August 13, 2001 05:35AM

Well speaking as someone who was once a 12 year old girl (yas hard to believe i know) when i got into rock as much as i loved the music the image got me hoked too. All these fellas with great hair and scarves and bandanas etc, i loved to take that on as my image in order to be different to all my shool mates. Much as i love melodic rock the current image or lack of image isn't going to get 12 year old girls into the scene, they are not going to think 40yr old bald guys are the next pin up are they?
While i don't want melodic rock to fall back into the 80's more hair than substance trap we do need to appeal to a younger audience if our music is to stay alive as one day we will all be to old and knackered to be going to gigs! Lets be honest how many really young people do you see at the gods?
Anyway i am not critising any of our present bands as i love what is left of the scene but a few pretty boys with an outlandish image couldnt do the scene any harm!
Britny

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SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
The AOR genre lacking image, concept and attitude. 62 Daniel 08/13/2001 12:59AM
Re: The AOR genre lacking image, concept and attit 56 alex siedler 08/13/2001 01:33AM
Re: Hello ????55 britny 08/13/2001 05:35AM
sad but true 52 sfk kurt 08/13/2001 01:41AM
Re: The AOR genre lacking image, concept and attit 57 Rachael 08/13/2001 03:24AM
Hello ???? 53 Ron (H) 08/13/2001 04:17AM
Re: Hello ???? 56 Daniel 08/13/2001 06:04AM
Re: AOR = Image? 45 Capt. Crunch 08/13/2001 07:08AM
they really did have image though 49 sfk kurt 08/13/2001 11:15AM
Re: they really did have image though 58 Capt. Crunch 08/13/2001 12:33PM
you answered your own question 55 sfk kurt 08/13/2001 10:05PM
some acts are still larger than life 56 sfk kurt 08/13/2001 11:13AM
It's music's job to alienate the old 62 koogles 08/13/2001 11:43AM


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