Music plays such a powerful role in society. It’s safe to say that music and society have always been intertwined as music reflects on events and emotions occur in the composers life. It is evident that music has changed believe, I believe that in pop culture it has chanced for the worse. This is sad because the vast majority of today’s youth are exposed to the crude and redundant messages written with in the catchy tunes.
I’m not accusing ever genre or even every song writer for the inappropriate music that is being realest into the media, but it seems that nowadays that’s what’s topping the charts. Moreover, children are creating what is called a “Fandom” defending these explicit lines, not even knowing the real meanings. When interviewing my parents I realized that our generation is really missing out and is more or less being brain washed.
They say you can learn a lot about a person by the music they listen to, to me this was true. I now completely understand why my parents always say “that’s barely even music” or “the things they play on the radio are so different”. I know listen to some of the stuff they grew up listing to, Danna summers, Chris Cross and the Beastie boys are just some of the musician my parents introduced me to. Without further adieu I give to you. “The Impact Of Music:”
The Impact of Music: on my Parents
My parents grew up in a city not to far from here, Toronto. It turns out that my Parents and I have similar tastes in music genres, however the music written within that genre has changed drastically. Pop culture and Rap Music produced in the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s compared to the 2000’s are worlds different! To start off the interview I made my parents read the articles with me, I let them chose the 2 stories. My mom chose “Music Class Can Help With The 3 R’s” my dad chose “Reading Writer and…Rachmaninoff? I found both equally mind-numbing. However my parents seemed to have plenty of feedback. When asked so commentate on the Bay Andrews Nikiforuk quote “Stop pushing computers and start pushing music” my mom said “I have no opinion. One way or the other, you can learn from both” my dad said “Now a days the best way to discover music is in fact through the world wide wed!” It’s safe to...