We need guidance. Media has become so fragmented (or consolidated) that we no longer know who to trust. Who can adequeately and informatively recommend new (and old) music to us?
In times gone by it was a small number of magazines or writers, a handful of radio presenters - some of these still exist but they have less influence than ever.
Some people rely upon their networks - social or otherwise, what can the rest of us rely on?
I wrote on this in longer form, here.
5 days ago