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Old 03-27-2013, 02:20 PM   #1
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Why all the pop music hate?

I dunno, seems like "pop music" is thrown around as a way to insult bands or make fun of them these days, particularly on UG. I really like pop music, it makes me happy. I like catchy songs. Obviously I get that it's not for everyone and you shouldn't listen if you don't like it or you hate it, whatever. that's fine. I just don't know why it's used as a dirty word.
I mean like in the "My Chemical Romance breakup" news article all the comments are "bluh bluh they were a shitty pop band screw them." Like yeah, they were pop influenced, obviously. That doesn't make them bad. Pop isn't bad. Maybe it's just not your thing.




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Old 03-27-2013, 02:22 PM   #2
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:22 PM   #3
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stop reading the UG articles.


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Old 03-27-2013, 02:22 PM   #4
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bcuz im 12 n i listen to rel rokk like addd, led zplin, depp purply and gunz and rosez

quote dis if u r one ov teh 2,37 % dat kno wat rel musik is
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:23 PM   #5
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:23 PM   #6
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no really


This.
Most people enjoy the odd bit of pop music. That's why it's called pop.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:23 PM   #7
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ok immediately I recognize that the pit is a different crowd than article commenters and realize my thread was preaching to the choir. my mistake.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:24 PM   #8
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here's to pop

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Old 03-27-2013, 02:24 PM   #9
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ok immediately I recognize that the pit is a different crowd than article commenters and realize my thread was preaching to the choir. my mistake.


Try posting it in the metal forum That's where most of the article commenters hang out.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:26 PM   #10
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Try posting it in the metal forum That's where most of the article commenters hang out.




Oh lord, the metal forum

at least the pit knows that it's full of shit

But I love the pit regardless
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:26 PM   #11
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Try posting it in the metal forum That's where most of the article commenters hang out.

No thanks sounds like a hellish place.
also the only thing "metal" that I really like is BTBAM and I feel like their response will be "hipster fag that's not metal that's trash compared to wjiaofehfwe".

The thing is though, I made similar comments in the Pit a few years ago and got waaaaaay different responses than the pit is giving me now. Which makes me happy. Good on you, pit.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:27 PM   #12
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No thanks sounds like a hellish place.
also the only thing "metal" that I really like is BTBAM and I feel like their response will be "hipster fag that's not metal that's trash compared to wjiaofehfwe".

the BTBAM thread was actually just moved from the hardcore forum to the metal forum

almost all of the metal regs hate BTBAM and can't stand that it's so active
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:29 PM   #13
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:29 PM   #14
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No thanks sounds like a hellish place.
also the only thing "metal" that I really like is BTBAM and I feel like their response will be "hipster fag that's not metal that's trash compared to wjiaofehfwe".

The thing is though, I made similar comments in the Pit a few years ago and got waaaaaay different responses than the pit is giving me now. Which makes me happy. Good on you, pit.

I just saw your avatar...
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:31 PM   #15
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I just don't know why it's used as a dirty word.

I dunno man, it just is!

I guess part of it would be because of the artist themselves. Their celebrity status goes up and suddenly they're all over TV making the media talk about things no one should care about, (but does) getting their own perfume/cologne, interviews, you know. All that stuff.

It's clear that's most associated with pop artist nowadays than any other genre. From an outside perspective (like, not liking pop or everything the media covers about them), that's probably viewed as a big negative.

And that, my dear boy, is probably why.
...Or my guess anyways.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:31 PM   #16
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Not the slightest bit ironic. I love their music. And I'm dead serious.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:32 PM   #17
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I dunno man, it just is!

I guess part of it would be because of the artist themselves. Their celebrity status goes up and suddenly they're all over TV making the media talk about things no one should care about, (but does) getting their own perfume/cologne, interviews, you know. All that stuff.

It's clear that's most associated with pop artist nowadays than any other genre. From an outside perspective (like, not liking pop or everything the media covers about them), that's probably viewed as a big negative.

And that, my dear boy, is probably why.
...Or my guess anyways.

...............aren't you that guy from The Joshua Garcias?
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