Originally Posted by neilpeartjr.
I like all three, but I can also see why there is the backlash against those artists. Mainly because they're worshipped by uninformed baby boomer nonsense like Rolling Stone magazine because when that age group was young those bands were constantly shit upon by the "clean white bread 50's" mentality. Therefore, that generation made it their mission to champion those bands and shit upon everything else that came after it.
For me it's not so much any kind of "they're so popular I must hate them" backlash. I honestly think the Beatles were awful. The Stones too. LZ I like, but I'm just not going to pay £125 for anyone, them included.