This article was written by Chris Robley and originally appeared on DIY Musician Blog.
"Musicians often have difficulty describing their own music. I’ve been guilty many times myself of shrugging when someone asks, “What kind of music do you play?”
After an awkward pause, I’ll say something like “Oh, it’s kinda Beatlesque folk pop” — which, if not a great descriptor, at least gives them a point of reference that’s been confirmed by friends, fans, and music journalists.
Some bands though, they’re not even in a different ballpark when they talk about their music; they’re playing a whole other game.”
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