Stop, you're getting me all depressed...;-(
Posted by: Peter M. Bietenholz ()
Date: August 02, 2000 10:04PM

...but you're absolutely right. The future is looking VERY bleak, to say the least. And then you look at something like the House of Lords (as great as their music is/was) press release and start wondering on what planet they live. I still dig many old school AOR and MHR bands and will continue to buy/support them - but at the same time I would encourage younger bands to stop riding the '80's train' in terms of looks, style and sound. Just add a few new twists and turns and things may get moving in the right direction again. In particular bands like Matchbox Twenty, Everclear and Tonic seem not that far away from the traditional AOR sound - and they seem to sell pretty well.

Peter

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I'd like other's people's opinions on this post 282BLM08/02/2000 08:59AM
RE: My opinion 233John Q08/02/2000 12:18PM
Stop, you're getting me all depressed...;-(213Peter M. Bietenholz08/02/2000 10:04PM
RE: Stop 268John Q08/03/2000 07:05AM
RE: Stop 228Dave08/03/2000 07:19AM
Futureal 428Surfpunk08/03/2000 08:10AM
3 Doors Down 194EVE608/04/2000 12:37AM
HOUSE OF LORDS 181Mark Ashton08/04/2000 08:00PM
RE: HOUSE OF LORDS 229John Q08/05/2000 02:59PM
The "Empires" cd fiasco.... 204 Kevin 08/06/2000 04:27PM
RE: My opinion 171 ChrisD 08/02/2000 10:45PM
RE: My opinion 236Dave08/03/2000 01:14AM
RE: My opinion 250John Q08/03/2000 06:39AM
contradictory post award 172Pete08/03/2000 12:51AM
RE: contradictory post award..ooops 208Pete08/03/2000 01:25AM
Down with John Q! 192Surfpunk08/03/2000 04:48AM
Classic Rock magazine 231Steve, Denmark08/06/2000 11:47PM


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