Why You Shouldn't Hate Indie Rock
"Most record companies that you think are run by cool young people are owned by billionaires that have done awful things"
Tao: By "most," he or she means "one" (Mexican Summer).
Tao: Yes, because alcohol companies invented the internet, file sharing and the archaic business practices of most major labels.
If bars and alcohol companies profit from the rise of touring profits, so be it. As long as bands get money, fans get to see shows and have drinks, and everyone else is happy, then what's the difference? If you really want to complain about the touring industry, how about the people who put extra fees on tickets that we all hate?