Your Unpopular Opinions In Music

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  1. eliotradisa

    eliotradisa New Member

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    I like the albums the College Dropout, Late Registration, Graduation, 808s & Heartbreak, MBDTF, Yeezus, TLOP. I am inspired by the person who made the music on these albums. I don't think he's a bad person.
     
  2. Modern Guitar God

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    Coldplay is a great band.
     
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  3. Modern Guitar God

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    Taylor Swift is one of the most overrated artists of all time.
     
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  4. Captain-EO

    Captain-EO Eh, Gibs Is Aight I Guess LPA Super Member

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    Please refrain from double posting tovtov

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  5. Deliveranze

    Deliveranze Well-Known Member

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    Subject matter, Songwriting>Technicality
     
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  6. Captain-EO

    Captain-EO Eh, Gibs Is Aight I Guess LPA Super Member

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    Technicality is part of songwriting though, so...
     
  7. Deliveranze

    Deliveranze Well-Known Member

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    Sure, but my idea of "songwriting" is the lyrics/melodies over, let's say, in a hip-hop example, rhyme scheme.

    So, it can be how well you can incorporate the technical aspects in a song, but those factors for me are more important.
     
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  8. brady

    brady Gibs you ignorant slut LPA Super Member

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    I've honestly started to care less about lyrics as long as they weren't completely nonsensical or cringey. It's not as important to me anymore
     
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    Same. As long as it can provoke an emotional reaction in some way, it does its job. And that can also come from the sound of the music too.
     
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  10. Neill

    Neill True friends stab you in the front

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    Memphis May Fire's newest album "Broken" is more listenable than their previous works.
     
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  11. Neill

    Neill True friends stab you in the front

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    Marshmello is exceedingly overrated.
     
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  12. brady

    brady Gibs you ignorant slut LPA Super Member

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    He's just another dime-a-dozen DJ that produces songs to be a hit. He made a song with Bastille that was very meh, but then they made a stripped version that basically removed all the Marshmellow parts of the song, and it was instantly better lol
     
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    Gibs The Prog Nerd Über Member

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    I don’t really like going to concerts. I just don’t get the appeal. Why would I want to see them live, usually in a venue with bad sound surrounded by a bunch of drunk, loud idiots when I could be listening to the music on my stereo system in the comfort of my own home? I’m all for supporting artists as much as I can, and they usually means buying a ticket and merch. But from a pure enjoyment standard, concerts just don’t do it for me.
     
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  14. Michele

    Michele Praise Brad Delson, our Lord and Savior. LPA Addict

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    wow
     
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  15. brady

    brady Gibs you ignorant slut LPA Super Member

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    Someone doesn't know how to have fun... :halfkappa:

    For real tho, it's just a completely different experience. There's a ton of factors at play that determine how much you can enjoy concerts. If a band can put a ton of effort into their live shows that enhance the listening experience, then hell yeah I wanna be there to experience that.
     
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    Memphis May Fire's newest album (Broken) and Bullet for My Valentine's newest album (Gravity) are both those band's best albums.
     
  17. Captain-EO

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    Hans Zimmer is an average film score composer with sparks of brilliance every once in a while. He's massively overrated and personally, I believe he's not that great at his craft.

    He fits well for certain tones and films but his approach to film score is an actual detriment to the standard for film composition since everyone tries to copy his overly repetitive style. Inception, Interstellar, TDK? Great works. But we don't need the same chugging strings motifs, the horn of doom, or the ratta-tat-tat electronic drum beats for action scenes in every film. Let the orchestra shine and let music help tell stories. There's so much more potential.
     
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    I feel that so much, thanks.
     
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  19. brady

    brady Gibs you ignorant slut LPA Super Member

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    I just can't fathom listening to people scream and growl on an entire song, let alone an entire album/discography. Just sounds like complete buns :/
     
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    Good thing you don't listen to BMTH :kappa:
     

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