"What came first, the music or the misery? Did I listen to music because I was miserable? Or was I miserable because I listened to music? Do all those records turn you into a melancholy person?
People worry about kids playing with guns, and teenagers watching violent videos; we are scared that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands - literally thousands - of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss. The unhappiest people I know, romantically speaking, are the ones who like pop music the most; and I don't know whether pop music has caused this unhappiness, but I do know that they've been listening to the sad songs longer than they've been living the unhappy lives."

Nick Hornby - High Fidelity

Top tags  rock, indie, indie rock, alternative, alternative rock

Top genre tags  Fleetwood Mac & Cat Power & The Doors, soundtrack & Judy Garland & George Bruns, minimal & The Field & ISAN, John Mayer & Mumford & Sons & Simon & Garfunkel

Member since  Apr 2011

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