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Forum: News 07/25/14, 08:24 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,264
Posted By AeroIce
No PMToday OR Of Machines? Surely the only...

No PMToday OR Of Machines? Surely the only explanation is that you haven't listened to those albums.
Forum: News 07/23/14, 08:21 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,525
Posted By AeroIce
So a pop/pop-rock band marketed towards one of...

So a pop/pop-rock band marketed towards one of the most impressionable demographics has a number 1 album. Wooooow.
Forum: News 07/22/14, 03:10 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 9,170
Posted By AeroIce
They could have formed themselves and still be...

They could have formed themselves and still be manufactured/positioned for a very specific purpose by their label. Those two ideas aren't mutually exclusive.
Forum: News 07/22/14, 02:02 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 9,170
Posted By AeroIce
Couldn't agree more. I just see them as a...

Couldn't agree more. I just see them as a manufactured pop boy band that someone has rather smartly set up to be viewed as "pop-punk".
Forum: News 07/20/14, 12:15 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,767
Posted By AeroIce
That's because what you are talking about at this...

That's because what you are talking about at this point isn't writing a pop song; you are talking about making a popular song. Writing pop music is incredibly easy, but popular music isn't about the...
Forum: News 07/19/14, 01:00 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,767
Posted By AeroIce
Haha obviously you didn't understand my point of...

Haha obviously you didn't understand my point of view concerning pop music. Pop music will always be around because it's derivative and caters to the lowest common denominator. This song, to me, is...
Forum: News 07/18/14, 04:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,767
Posted By AeroIce
Pt. 2 is better than Pt. 1. The song could...

Pt. 2 is better than Pt. 1. The song could legitimately be a top pop song with a big name behind it.
Forum: News 07/17/14, 04:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,922
Posted By AeroIce
Thought it was ridiculous before I realized he's...

Thought it was ridiculous before I realized he's complaining about the tracklist release for a reissue. As in, I'm releasing a different version of something already released. Is most of the...
Forum: News 07/14/14, 06:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,241
Posted By AeroIce
My thoughts exactly, but only applied to the...

My thoughts exactly, but only applied to the "higher tiered" music that I listen to. Sometimes I would like to support the artist but don't care enough about them/think they are good enough to own a...
Forum: News 07/09/14, 03:59 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,152
Posted By AeroIce
You are correct that the general public doesn't...

You are correct that the general public doesn't have a right to know, but when something goes viral like this, of course people will want a story about what happened. That's just human curiosity...
Forum: News 07/07/14, 01:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,963
Posted By AeroIce
I've just learned to accept that "coming...

I've just learned to accept that "coming soon" means "we have no idea when it will come out, if ever." I have a list on my phone of bands that have music "coming soon", as in they have posted on...
Forum: News 06/25/14, 05:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,110
Posted By AeroIce
I mean, I, as an individual, certainly can deny...

I mean, I, as an individual, certainly can deny listening to "well written/badass songs", but as a general public, songs that are popular usually have some quality to them that makes them popular in...
Forum: News 06/24/14, 03:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,110
Posted By AeroIce
Haha yeah, why would I EXPECT them to change...

Haha yeah, why would I EXPECT them to change genre completely? I didn't expect the exact music. I expected an evolution and improvement on the sound. For me as a listener, this is a step in the wrong...
Forum: News 06/24/14, 02:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,110
Posted By AeroIce
Well that'd be the first time I've heard of a...

Well that'd be the first time I've heard of a band doing that, especially because they still play EP songs live. At Rise Records and Friends they played 2 songs off their EP and 2 new songs. :shrug:...
Forum: News 06/24/14, 12:42 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,110
Posted By AeroIce
I guess. It's dumb because they were better...

I guess. It's dumb because they were better before. So in my eyes they are actually taking away good music.



Haha yeah... lesson to be learned: when naming your band, don't name it something that...
Forum: News 06/24/14, 12:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,110
Posted By AeroIce
I'm pretty sure this entire album will be nothing...

I'm pretty sure this entire album will be nothing like their EP and more like what was heard here. I talked with Lynn at the Rise Records and Friends San Francisco show and she said she herself likes...
Forum: News 06/24/14, 09:54 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,261
Posted By AeroIce
Yeah I still need to buy your EP off Bandcamp....

Yeah I still need to buy your EP off Bandcamp. Really, the vocal harmonies were so spot on, it sounded better than the EP.
Forum: News 06/23/14, 03:51 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,261
Posted By AeroIce
Had pit tickets to see almost exclusively...

Had pit tickets to see almost exclusively PMToday. I checked out all the bands beforehand and Fievel and Circa were the only ones I actually would listen to, so I learned Fievel's EP and some of...
Forum: News 06/23/14, 01:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,922
Posted By AeroIce
This is as interesting as the Wu-Tang single CD...

This is as interesting as the Wu-Tang single CD concept. Which is to say, in theory pretty cool. In practice, pretty dumb.
Forum: News 06/19/14, 05:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,834
Posted By AeroIce
Honestly it sounds like Linkin Park at times....

Honestly it sounds like Linkin Park at times. This is so incredibly different than the sound/potential I heard way back when I listened to the demo version of Where Did I Go Wrong on Youtube (not up...
Forum: News 06/17/14, 03:57 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 20,708
Posted By AeroIce
What's so funny? This is one of the possibilities...

What's so funny? This is one of the possibilities because nobody knows the actual percentages we are talking about?

What if, historically, Kevin Lyman has consistently picked a much larger % of...
Forum: News 06/17/14, 03:51 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 20,708
Posted By AeroIce
If you aren't looking for quotas then there is a...

If you aren't looking for quotas then there is a distinct possibility that such progress you speak of has already been made, and that Lyman is in actuality a LEADER in such progress. Without more...
Forum: News 06/17/14, 03:35 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 20,708
Posted By AeroIce
No it has not. I'm sorry but you are wrong. I...

No it has not. I'm sorry but you are wrong.

I just went through every response in this thread and no single number has been given for the acceptable % of bands that have female members, given some %...
Forum: News 06/17/14, 02:48 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 20,708
Posted By AeroIce
Although not very eloquently put, he is trying to...

Although not very eloquently put, he is trying to make the same point I attempted to make with my post about percentages. If there are only 1/1000 musicians that are female that are deserving to be...
Forum: News 06/17/14, 02:14 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 20,708
Posted By AeroIce
At this point I just want to see more facts and...

At this point I just want to see more facts and data so arguments could be more fact-based. Not sure how we'd get some of these values though. Things like the following: (multiple years worth of data...


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