The Official "Music Was So Much Better in the Glorious Days of Yore" Thread - Music Banter Music Banter

Go Back   Music Banter > The Music Forums > General Music
Register Blogging Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Welcome to Music Banter Forum! Make sure to register - it's free and very quick! You have to register before you can post and participate in our discussions with over 70,000 other registered members. After you create your free account, you will be able to customize many options, you will have the full access to over 1,100,000 posts.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-08-2022, 11:12 AM   #1181 (permalink)
the bantering battleaxe
 
Marie Monday's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Cute Post Malone's mom
Posts: 3,306
Default

Debbie Harry, the hard rock and metal pioneer
Lol
__________________

Quote:
Originally Posted by Trollheart View Post
You sound like Buffy after they dragged her back from Heaven.
Quote:
Originally Posted by WWWP View Post
I want to open a school for MB's lost boys and teach them basic coping skills and build up their self esteem and strengthen their emotional intelligence and teach them about vegetables and institutionalized racism and sexism and then they'll all build a bronze statue of me in my honor and my bronzed titties will forever be groped by the grubby paws of you ****ing whiny pathetic white boys.
Marie Monday is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2022, 12:40 PM   #1182 (permalink)
Willowy Elven Boy
 
elphenor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Deli in Winn Dixie in Florida
Posts: 14,749
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jadis View Post
Women have tastes in music that are as eclectic and highly individualized as men's. Based on a considerable sample of those young women who are arguably the likeliest to be open-minded and discriminating when it comes to music (college students), I have, however, seen certain patterns emerge: for example, women, as a rule, very rarely enjoy the dissonant, abrasive and repetitive stylings of the likes of The Fall and Captain Beefheart. There are exceptions, obviously. I know IRL a woman who loves The Fall and another who used to be obsessed with Primus. But I would not count on them if music plays a central role in your social identity, including in courtship of women, and you want to score.

Live shows are different, I think, cause they're social events.
I think, put in perspective, nobody is listening to The Fall

but women, in my experience, do like the Fall (indeed they've almost always been part of The Fall) for similar reasons as your other weird example of Can (who also have a significant female audience)
__________________
Just another marketing ploy

Quote:
Are beehives and ant colonies unnatural? Cause they cooperate on a level we could hardly dream of.
elphenor is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2022, 01:06 PM   #1183 (permalink)
Zum Henker Defätist!!
 
The Batlord's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Beating GNR at DDR and keying Axl's new car
Posts: 47,938
Default

If most of those people not listening to The Fall heard The Fall they wouldn't like them.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by J.R.R. Tolkien
There is only one bright spot and that is the growing habit of disgruntled men of dynamiting factories and power-stations; I hope that, encouraged now as ‘patriotism’, may remain a habit! But it won’t do any good, if it is not universal.
The Batlord is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2022, 01:13 PM   #1184 (permalink)
SGR
No Ice In My Bourbon
 
SGR's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: /dev/null
Posts: 4,141
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by elphenor View Post
but women, in my experience, do like the Fall (indeed they've almost always been part of The Fall)
What does this mean? That women like the Fall because there's been a few women as members of the group over their 40 year history?
SGR is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2022, 02:55 PM   #1185 (permalink)
SOPHIE FOREVER
 
Frownland's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: East of the Southern North American West
Posts: 35,445
Default

Yeah you know how the womenfolk always google the lineup of whatever they listen to before deciding how they feel about it.
__________________
Studies show that when a given norm is changed in the face of the unchanging, the remaining contradictions will parallel the truth.

Frownland is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads



© 2003-2023 Advameg, Inc.