LOL, R1. Careful there young man, that's called soliciting, & is an offense... R2. People are people, & that's a good question that you answered in your opening post !...People listen with their eyes...If we can hum a simple catchy tune back to ourselves whilst being also entertained by a pretty girl, the makings-of-a-success story are on-the-cards. Alan Holdsworth is a great player, but he doesn't necessarily have the eye-candy ( lol ) to satisfy anyone but those that want to wait for the camera-man to focus on the fret-board, so we can learn a little about what he's doing. There's lots of genre's out there, but generally there's Pop-music, & musicians music...The choice is up to you in what you want to play.