ALL music is fake. That’s why they call it a performance; that’s why they call it an act.
Authenticity, pah! It’s as bad as real music! No such thing.
This type of female voice, expressing these worries, these contradictions, simply does not exist anywhere else in popular music right now.
the editor of the NME reacts to the news PJ Harvey has become the first artist to win the Mercury Prize twice
And then we all wake up and wonder where the art of genuine protest has gone.
It was all about one album this week.
I don’t think anyone needs to worry about musicians losing their voices any time soon.
Just thought I’d spell this out. So sexism doesn’t exist in the music industry in 2011, huh?
Men demand that women be natural and unaffected, and nowhere more so than in the world of music.
Why Everett True Is Right / Why Everett True Is Wrong … Everett True responds + 5 extraordinary songs
In that very same article, I lay trails to SEVEN other bands and musicians – all female – who No Mas Bodas remind me of
Note the difference between the tone (and reaction) to these two stories.