I actually knew right when I made that tag that I’d get something like this
Musically? I don’t mind them too much I guess. They’re not bad. I’ll listen to plenty of their songs. But they’re utter shit now. Breaking off trying to recreate their glory days of the 80s and all the ex members suing each other and all that shit
They also represent this elitism in the punk scene and if you’re not a fan of black flag and don’t like Henry Rollins (who’s highly problematic) you’re a fucking poser. So I guess to me they represent everything about punk rock that I despise.
I thought I was the only one who felt this way. I mean I really enjoy the music but fuck same
When I heard that the booty quotient in Mastodon’s video for “The Motherload” was off the charts, rivaling Nicki Minaj or Rihanna’s recent offerings, I was ready for a 21st century “Girls Girls Girls,” rife with cliché raunch and classic metal misogyny. What I saw completely took me by surprise.
I’m actually in this video. It was a fantastic experience and everyone truly bonded. The suggestion that some type of exploitation, fetishization, or exploitation is totally wrong in this case. If you don’t buy it, watch the video.
All you ladies fucking rocked it!