Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video
Posted by: Wardy ()
Date: October 02, 2013 11:40AM

Regardless of where she may personally stand income wise, she's quite right in regard to the industry no longer in a position to sustain and groom new artists like it once did. Napster and the internet were certainly damaging and one can't help but wonder what might have been had the labels and bigwigs bought into the idea sooner instead of sending in the lawyers, panic controllers and whatnot.

However IMO the reason for the music industry being where it's at can't be blamed exclusively on internet piracy (albeit it's clear that's probably the largest chunk of hurt right there), but there's so much competition now, options such as quick access to shows and movies and of course the biggest of em all, console and online GAMING has taken the lead and the focus away from music.

Music in its current form is now too often relegated to background noise for other entertainment options. And that's a crying shame :(

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Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 152 Scott Watson 10/03/2013 06:43PM
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Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 157 movingpictures 10/04/2013 03:13AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 175 Captain Can Man 10/04/2013 06:21AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 126 movingpictures 10/04/2013 03:55PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 122 Chazz 10/05/2013 02:05AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 417 movingpictures 10/02/2013 02:19PM
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Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 163 Scott Watson 10/03/2013 06:44PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 162 movingpictures 10/04/2013 12:34AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 151 Doug Wolfgang 10/04/2013 12:42AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 321 Addyeddy 10/02/2013 05:20PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 312 OzzMosiz 10/02/2013 06:28PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 172 Scott Watson 10/03/2013 06:46PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 180 cymru 10/03/2013 06:25PM
She's perhaps a bit late on her assessment 150 Joe-× 10/04/2013 12:44PM


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