The Music Business is a Cruel and Shallow Money Trench

“The music business is a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free, and good men die like dogs. There’s also a negative side.”

One of the best and most misused ‘quotes’ about the music industry, allegedly from Hunter S Thompson’s book “Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the ’80s”

But David Emery at ThoughtCo.com dug around and sourced the correct quote from the book here……

Further Reading

Thieves and Pimps (HST Books)
“Where Thieves and Pimps Run Free” (ThoughtCo.com)
Generation of Swine (Google Books)

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