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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Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 710 MSL 10/02/2013 04:41AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 467 Captain Can Man 10/02/2013 08:45AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 386 Melodicmax 10/02/2013 10:40AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 390 Doug Wolfgang 10/02/2013 10:53AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 336 joe 10/02/2013 11:23AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video341 Wardy 10/02/2013 11:40AM
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Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 129 Scott Watson 10/03/2013 06:43PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 145 Chazz 10/03/2013 06:53PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 132 movingpictures 10/04/2013 03:13AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 150 Captain Can Man 10/04/2013 06:21AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 106 movingpictures 10/04/2013 03:55PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 101 Chazz 10/05/2013 02:05AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 394 movingpictures 10/02/2013 02:19PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 187 RAMSAY 10/03/2013 06:48AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 142 Scott Watson 10/03/2013 06:44PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 143 movingpictures 10/04/2013 12:34AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 130 Doug Wolfgang 10/04/2013 12:42AM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 299 Addyeddy 10/02/2013 05:20PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 287 OzzMosiz 10/02/2013 06:28PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 147 Scott Watson 10/03/2013 06:46PM
Re: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks: 'The Internet killed the music industry' - video 160 cymru 10/03/2013 06:25PM
She's perhaps a bit late on her assessment 125 Joe-× 10/04/2013 12:44PM


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