Welcome to 2012…Oh, By The Way, Rock Is Dead

Describing 2011 as the “most numbing year for mainstream rock music in history”, Jon Caramanica, in the New York Times, claims that “rock is becoming a graveyard of aesthetic innovation and creativity”. While he doesn’t quite go as far as pronouncing the genre “dead”, he does describe it as “zombified”. Caramanica sites as examples the latest releases […]