Re: MTV and the music industry
Originally Posted by Johnny Footstool
I agree with NJReds. MTV would never have played, say, Janis Ian or Janis Joplin. They're fixated on music product.
They did play Cindee Lauper, Paul Simon, Toto and Men at Work in heavy rotation in the early days. And none of them are too easy on the eyes.
But over time they have definatley shifted from a creative new format into pretty faces and watered down "music".
a super volcano of ridonkulous suckitude.
I simply don't have access to a "cares about RBI" place in my psyche. There is a "mildly curious about OBI%" alcove just before the acid filled lake guarded by robot snipers with lasers which leads to the "cares about RBI" antechamber though. - Nate