Counterpoints to the Claim That “Country Music Has Never Been This Bad”

Counterpoints to the Claim That “Country Music Has Never Been This Bad”

In the process of criticizing modern country music, sometimes we lose sight of the bigger picture, or fall into “old man’s syndrome” where the past of the genre seems pristine and idyllic in our mind’s eye, and today’s smutty music perpetrated by sellout stars is an abomination to our beloved genre.