The Long Lost Art of Songwriting
Every generation thinks the music that followed their glory days sucks. Many of us fell in love with rock n roll because it was the music that our parents hated.
But seriously, the current state of the music industry is terrible. And not just in rock music. The douchiness covers all genres. Compare today’s “new country” with the good ole classic country from Waylon, Willie and the boys. It’s not the same.
To give you an example of how far we’ve fallen, I saw a hilarious Facebook meme this morning which sums it up perfectly. It went a little something like this:
Led Zeppelin 1975
“If the sun refused to shine, I would still be loving you. When mountains crumble to the sea, there will still be you and me.”
Nicki Manaj 2012
“You a stupid hoe. You a, you a, stupid hoe. You a stupid hoe. Yeah, you a stupid hoe. Stupid hoe. Stupid, stupid, stupid hoe”.