Archive for the "Mortyrantz" Category
So we just released another album with a local Oshawa band, The Harvest Conspiracy – congrats to them on a successful release show. Coming up in December, we here at Get Bent Records will be putting out our 9th release of the year…quite a lot for a little unknown label run by a few shabby [..]
I was just witness to one of the most lame bands I’ve seen in a long time. This is all at once good and bad. We’ll start with the bad: how do you know your band is lame? When you preview the set with an A Cappella throat warmup on the street outside the bar. [..]
Shut off the ‘unedgy’ radio stations and go to the web.
Tune out the lame music shoved down your throat and seek out something new.
‘Steal’ from the industry that lines corporate pockets.
Stop going to over-priced shows, especially to see has-beens replay the same set they did 25 years ago.
Don’t listen to high-end compressed mp3’s in little [..]
Is it just me or do most bands suck? I don’t mean suck in the songwriting sense, but suck in the musicianship sense. Have Nirvana and the White Stripes dumbed music down the point where people who only know two chords think they can start a band? Personally, I don’t go to shows of bands [..]