I feel the same way as you. There are a few artists who really care, who do manage to do live versions of their songs that are 95% as good as the recording. With most artists, it's about 40%.
It's probably because the "artists" you're talking about aren't really artists at all.
Yes, but what about the REALLY important thing---do they look as good as they did in the video?
Because modern pop music is about the technology, not the natural abilities of the singers, song writers, musicians, etc.
Welcome to modern music. Is it a wonder why you dont see any of todays "artists" put out a "live" CD its because they cant
Most vocal artists these days are fakes! They cant sing for sh*t!
I am too. :l