Welcome ladies and gentlemen to the 2012 Official Anti-ACM’s Saving Country Music Live Blog! The way this works is as the night proceeds we will leave our ACM observations from the broadcast in a timeline below. You are strongly encouraged to participate by leaving your comments below as well. Think of this as a commiseration party, where folks who feel country is on the wrong path and find a collective of like minds.
Daily Archives: April 1, 2012
Country music’s complicit and overly submissive posture towards Lionel Ritchie has been nothing short of miraculous. But the truth of the matter is that Lionel Ritchie isn’t using country music, country music is using Lionel Ritchie. Just like Jason Aldean said to CMT, country music needs to erase “negative stereotypes” that country music is, well, indeed country.