Music today has completely moved from being about music, to being about money. Very few artists today that are in the limelight of American culture are there because they want to simply create good music. It makes me so sad to see crap like Fall Out Boy on their Honda Civic Tour. And knowing that Clearchannel is the driving force behind this erosion, I just love that stuff like last.fm exists.
This website gives me hope that people still listen to good music. Music that was created from blood, sweat and tears, not just to make another dollar.
But as far as musical adventures for myself, I've been trying to listen to anything and everything. Mostly I've found this artist called Maxwell Lewis, and he reminds me incredibly of The Mars Volta, but if they were to be on an even stranger level. Maxwell Lewis
and his album Scraps
is pretty darn sweet.
I've also found this group from Hollywood called Canon
. Their album Wide Awake
is really freakin sweet. If you like radiohead, I think you'll enjoy this music. …