Originally Posted by nrvana8775
What are your thoughts on the new crop of sound collage artists? Is this just another form of musical expression? Do you view this as less valid than someone who writes all of the melodies/lines, instead of incorporating elements from various songs?
Dude, this is art. There isnt anything that isnt valid. John Cage wrote a piece that consisted of no notes or sounds whatsoever.
Basically, if people have a strong reaction to your music, in any way whatsoever, I would consider it to be successful. If people ignore it or are generally blase about it, its a sign to go back to the drawing board.