Originally Posted by LoneWolf
The difference is that the good music used to be popular. You always had the music that was trumped up by image and gimmicks, but for the most part, if your music was good it was popular and on the radio. Today's music is all about gimmicks and marketing. The best musicians don't necessarily ever become popular because they don't have the right look, right publicist, or a good gimmick.
It all started with MTV.
Remember when MTV played MUSIC?
Now they play bullshit because it makes more money than music.
Same scenario as what you are witnessing tonight.