Dog’s Movie House: “We Are Your Friends” DJs As Musicians Awash In Cliches!
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I must say that there are very few things that make me feel my age, but the current state of popular music is chief among them. I can feel the arthritis I don’t even have yet bending my spine as the my lips thin and my hair grows white and I start waving my cane at those youngsters as I scream, “That’s not the way it was when I was a kid! When I was a youngin’ I actually listened to bands who wrote music and played instruments, not stealing other music and puttin’em on a new fangled computer-thingy.” That said, the problems with the new DJ film “We Are Your Friends” have very little to do with the music and everything to do with the clichéd storytelling musical biopic tropes that have infested many similar films of this ilk. Continue reading