Archives for July 2002

Positive Rock

Out with pity and self loathing, in with positivity and love. Yes, that’s my prediction for the future of rock music, and popular music as a whole. Over the past few years there has been such an influx of negativity seeping into our radio waves that we are becoming overwhelmed with hatred, and forgetting what music is all about. Fueled by the misplaced angst of misguided youth, propelled by a nation of test tube babies and working mothers, and made concrete by insecure people making others insecure by securing their own insecurities, rock music has endured a downward spiral, and desperately needs someone to put a stick in between it’s spokes. We need to get rid of the “Disturbed” attitude, and replace it with something more worthwhile. [Read more…]