bloated US version of the Brits. Sure the BAFTA’s are the Oscars poor relations – but the Grammy’s look like the dullest thing ever. 101 awards in one night – I’m not even sure how they fit all that in. How many catagories are there too? What is worrying is that with this constant stratification of genre what happens when new one come along. The Grammy’s have it easy – they just invent a new catagory – for U2 to win in. Still can any awards where Alison Krauss, Ravi Shankar, Nelly Furtado and the London Symphony Orchestra win awards be all bad? Damn right it can.

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