Re: What the heck is happening to "ALTERNATIVE" music???

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Sat, 19 Apr 1997 04:32:42 +0000

On 18 Apr 97 at 12:42, I Find Karma brings me out of the woodwork

> Good music is Tiffany circa the "I Think We're Alone Now" period. :)

you may be somewhat jaded, but at least ur still sick. :)

> > Good music was Master of Puppets by Metallica when the world was
> > listening to "Crocetts Theme" from Miami Vice.
> Oh man, you are so right.

"Master of Puppets" still rules but I don't see how a singer getting
a haircut becomes 'alternative'. "Load" still has the power chords
that metallica have been using since day 2 (day 1 being they were
cluons and still needed to tinker with the guitars).

> > Real bands do exist. There is nothing wrong with techno.
> There's something wrong with techno outside a context of a rave.

depeche mode, erasure, joy division, new order - all techno before a
bunch of kids dropped acid and decided a cd repreating 6 seconds of a
track was kewl dewd.

> Techno requires ambience to be good.

mdma sure helps.

> > created by Viacom and MTV. Again everything wrong with everything in
> > the world can be blamed on Viacom.
> I believe it!! I believe it!!! So, who can we shoot?

dreamworks perhaps. if you really want to we can declare war on the
japanese again; they do own sony which ones columbia which owns a lot
of pennies they accepted for 11cd's and a 3 yr commitment, or was it

> Red Sumner? If we shoot him, will the world be right again?

97% rule adam. 1 person out of 97% of 5 billion people is a very slow