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I've got a sick kid to take care of.
Meanwhile, discuss - Did video really kill the radio star?
Posted by me on November 14, 2003 02:01 PM | Permalink
Could be....although for some reason I thought it was O.J. Wasn't the Radio Star moonlighting at Mezzaluna?
I always get confused with these things.
Good luck with the sick kid tending
November 14, 2003 02:23 PM
It was the mob's CIA double agent on the grassy knoll.
November 14, 2003 02:24 PM
When's the last time MTV of VH1 played any music worth listening to?
Val Prieto |
November 14, 2003 02:41 PM
Val, I think the answer to your question is July, '81.
Greg G |
November 14, 2003 02:50 PM
Hope the kid is feeling better soon. Take care.
November 14, 2003 03:27 PM
First video I ever saw was The Police "Walking on the Moon". Pretty much just a band doing a song video but I fell truely, madly, deeply in love with Stewart Copeland and was stuck on vids forever.
November 14, 2003 04:07 PM
Well, it certainly killed the careers of Air Supply and Christopher Cross.
November 14, 2003 04:55 PM
"Music videos" are evil -- plain & simple. Music should be a purely aural experience - and the pleasure derived from enjoying music is diluted by "watching" it.
Do you all hate me now?
November 14, 2003 05:04 PM
I believe you should definitely hear and listen to the music first and get to know it before you see someone else's visual interpretation. Just like reading the book before you see the movie. But I think they are separate art forms.
And the only thing anyone hates around here is The Ten Commandments :)
November 14, 2003 05:36 PM
No, but Internet killed the video star.
November 14, 2003 05:49 PM
The record industry and manufactured pop "stars" killed the radio star.
November 14, 2003 06:44 PM
Music should be a purely aural experience
Oh, I dunno. Part of the enjoyment of live music is watching as well as listening -- assuming there aren't fireworks and lasers and the nightclub being burned down...
November 14, 2003 08:12 PM
MCGEHEE, you need to check out Rammstein!
November 14, 2003 09:37 PM