the man who arrived out of nowhere in the early fucking PC 90s
to end the streak of good country music
crossover hits (a la the 80s
) and made it so moronic, so slick and so yuppified that it is not country, it ain't pop, and it ain't rock'n'roll
. It's just plain unpalatable. The Man in Black, Johnny Cash
gave his opinion by flipping the bird
, because of the crappy trends initiated by this watered down Bob Seger wannabe
had led radio programmers to consider Cash's stash of songs to be "old school
1. I saw Barf - uh, Garth - Brooks play on a TV special. Utter soccer mom
crap. He botched up a good Billy Joel
song ("Shameless"), his own songs are vapid and generic. He thinks he's Pete Townshend
(guitar smasher!). Yuppy pukola.
2. Look at the wave of "country" stars that have sprung up since Garth "the Geek" Barf Brooks hit the big time.
, Martina McBride, LeAnne Rimes, Tim McGraw + Faith Hill (kiss this, kiss this) - garbage for the View
on TV, for the Alex Keating
s (sp?) of today. It's a joke.