Originally Posted by MikeM
How come we can't be happy with two forms of music: the good and the bad and everyone gets to define them for themselves
Labels are just for selling purposes. Stores need to categorize. Concert advertisers also do. Ads in general tend to. But why do musicians even have to?
I'm not too interested in style categorization myself. In fact, I'm rather bad at it. I just know if I love something, and I don't really care what the exact name for it could be...