Saturday, February 24, 2007

Long Live Rock!

It appears that the kids are finding today's music lacking...something I've believed to be true for quite some time now. I'm certainly excited by the cultural shift of America's teens to the rock of yesteryear. The following article details how the rock from the 70s is making a comeback:

"The kids want to rock. Well, at least lots of them do. Forget Beyonce and Christina and Nickelback and The Fray and OutKast.

Forget alterna-this and alterna-that, the various permutations that hip-hop has taken, or the endless stylistic detours heavy metal has gone down.

It’s all about the rock for a steady audience of millions of kids whose tastes stretch back decades to include old-school bands like Judas Priest, Metallica, Iron Maiden, the Rolling Stones, and Pink Floyd."

Read the full article here

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