Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Super Bowl show death knell for pop.(Nightlife)

Byline: BACKSTAGE PASS By Kenn Rodriguez FOR THE JOURNAL

It's taken me a little time to digest this, but I feel it's the right time to comment on the Super Bowl half-time show MTV put together a couple of Sundays ago.

Rather than go on and on about the disgrace of Aerosmith having to alternate with 'N Sync, I will cut to the chase: It was the end, an Armageddon for pop music as we know it.

I hope Steven Tyler, Joe Perry and the rest of the band got a lot of money for whoring out their signature hit "Walk This Way," because it was a sad spectacle indeed.

I'm not sure which was worse, Britney Spears vamping out and dressing like a softball player gone bad or the boys of 'N Sync trying to act anything but sexless. …

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