Is it just nostalgia kicking in or has the industry lost the romance and, dare I say, magic that it used to hold?
Imagine you were to hold a Live Aid concert today with acts that have only been established since 2000 – or worse, since the dawn of streaming services. Who would headline a world-stopping concert today?
In this episode, we discuss our opinion of the current state of music.
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References and Resources
Tracks, Artists and Albums
‘Big Log’ by Robert Plant – https://open.spotify.com/track/7257drAN3eTtaaUUPw95B3
‘Dark Side of the Moon’ by Pink Floyd https://open.spotify.com/album/4LH4d3cOWNNsVw41Gqt2kv
‘Kind of Blue’ – Miles Davis – https://open.spotify.com/album/1weenld61qoidwYuZ1GESA
Simon & Garfunkel – https://open.spotify.com/artist/70cRZdQywnSFp9pnc2WTCE
‘Rocket Man’ by Elton John – https://open.spotify.com/track/3gdewACMIVMEWVbyb8O9sY
‘Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy’ by Elton John – https://open.spotify.com/album/4UcpKa4yD9AA3iEHI8MFSF
‘Mamma Mia’ by Abba – https://open.spotify.com/track/2TxCwUlqaOH3TIyJqGgR91
Yes – https://open.spotify.com/artist/7AC976RDJzL2asmZuz7qil
The Beatles – https://open.spotify.com/artist/3WrFJ7ztbogyGnTHbHJFl2
Rush – https://open.spotify.com/artist/2Hkut4rAAyrQxRdof7FVJq
Industry Report (IFPI)
Intro and Outro music “Morning Wake Up”
under licence from Harv Audio Video. Thanks Harv.