FW: MTV sucks!!!!

Araya, Juan Carlos (jaraya@lucent.com)
Fri, 5 Jun 1998 17:55:22 -0400

You know. I can not wait for the day when we get enough bandwidth to the
home to get "Real Video" bitstreaming type internet TV broadcast to the
masses. Then watch out. Remove the power from the MTVs and such losers and
give it to the people. POWER TO THE PEOPLE!


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> From: dopejazz@webtv.net[SMTP:dopejazz@webtv.net]
> Sent: Friday, June 05, 1998 5:10 PM
> To: acid-jazz@UCSD.Edu
> Subject: MTV sucks!!!!
> I don't really pay attention to that type of media. But today I saw that
> horrendous Puffdaddy w/ jimmy page video. That's what you get when a
> loser artist sells his soul to the devil, SAD!!!
> His music sucked when he first did Notorious BIG production,. There's no
> substance or soulful groove to it. It seems MTV is continuing to push
> (c)rap down the viewers throats instead of real hip hop (Gangstarr,
> Jeru, Rakim, KRS-one, Tribe, De La soul, Pharcyde, Company Flow, Roots,
> Goodie Mob, Mosdef, DJ Shadow, Mood, etc.) You got the picture!!!
> I did see the "Brown Paper Bag" and "Watching Windows" by Roni Size's
> Reprazent. that was only once or twice in a sea of mediocrity. People
> like Roni Size, Massive Attack, Portishead, Maxwell, Jamiroquai,etc. are
> to good for MTV. There should be an XTV, that plays excellent music
> 24-7, with no filler (12 angry viewers, mtv Jams)! I'd watch X-TV!!!
> Does anyone agree?