I heartily concur
Never understood why people got bothered by people taking their shirts off, getting rowdy, (b)rocking out
It's a rave
Meant to be sweaty, crazy, out of control
It's rave music
Meant to be mad-noise, bludgeoning, full-spectrum dominance of the sensorium, verging on an endurance test
Strange how these battle lines endlessly reconstitute themselves...
that Claire Morgan Jones piece is from over 20 years ago, and it's the same syndrome... the "new heavy metal" argument, the recoiling from "boys bass and bother"
as discussed in greater depth in my Masculine Pressure essay from 2009, an early adopter of the pro-bro stance...