Interview of Rock Fans – 1

Jay – What are your early memories of rock music?

Early memories are my father listening to Pink Floyd, Tom Petty, and Bob Seger. The movie Forrest Gump had numerous rock Songs that grabbed my attention as well, in the 90s.

Jay – Your favourite musician and your favourite band of all-time?

David Gilmour is my favourite musician, the Guitar has always caught my ear and he does it well. Lynyrd Skynyrd would be my favourite band.

📷 – David Gilmour’s Instagram
Lynyrd Skynyrd

Jay – I followed your account earlier this year and I saw many songs/albums that I never heard before, is it something that you want to do that is to promote quality music which wasn’t much appreciated back then?

Yes, one of my goals was to promote all great rock albums and not just the popular commercial ones, by sharing videos, or playing the “choose 2” game, it allows people to explore the albums.

Jay – Tell us about your account, so you post vintage content related to rock music?

I started this page to simply discuss Rock N Roll music with other people who have the same passions as me toward the best music in history. The polls and other posts of mine were just me being creative, an attempt to make the page a bit fun.

Jay – Which are the underrated rock albums in your view?

Underrated rock albums are :

•Second helping – Skynyrd
•Led Zeppelin – In through the outdoor
•CSNY – Deja Vu

Jay – Why has this genre lost popularity post-2000?

As far as music from 2000 to now is concerned, the number of people playing music compared to 1970 declined badly, John Lennon started a band at 15, kids these days play video games, not instruments, our young people have other interests.

Jay – Few words on the metal genre?

The metal genre is small, I personally Iike very few heavy metal bands. Mainly 70s & 80s metal.

Jay – Which are some of the rock bands you listen to from this era?

I listen to nothing from this era, only old rock.

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