"When the first Maroon 5 album came out there were still other bands. I feel like there aren’t any bands anymore, you know? That’s the thing that makes me kind of sad ... I feel like they’re a dying breed."
Needless to say, there was outrage. Music fans and musicians came out in droves on social media to let the Maroon Five singer - which when last checked, was still considered a band - know that, yes, there are bands and they are just as important today. Here are a few of the more feisty reactions.