Thursday, March 8, 2012

retro-quotes: a series of germane remarks, by others, plucked from all over the place, and from all over the time - #28

"Rock is basically adolescent music, reflecting the rhythms, concerns and aspirations of a very specialized age group. It can't grow up--when it does, it turns into something else which may be just as valid but it still very different from the original. Personally I believe that real rock'n'roll may be on the way out."

--Lester Bangs, "Of Pop and Pies and Fun", Creem, December 1970

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