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What’s important is to get into shape and then not to have to worry about it. I don’t want to get on stage and not…
Rock never meant the same thing to everyone, but when I was growing up in the late seventies, everyone could identify the five, ten bands…
Radio and TV can still push a band, but things need to be shaken up. There is the Internet, but mostly what I see there…
Once you sit in front of people and start playing songs, it’s all on you. No matter what happens, it’s entirely your responsibility the entire…
My first favorite band that made music important to me was the Beatles. I was a little kid. I didn’t know who was singing what…
If you’re an American kid, you can’t help but be influenced by Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath and the Rolling Stones because they’re always on the…
If I’m going to go out to be a solo artist, it’s because I want to do something different without having to wait on someone…
I’m sure I could start a band tomorrow that would have different influences and would want to do something completely different than anything I’ve done.
I was going to be a musician, no matter what it took. I supported myself with blue-collared jobs so I could write music and be…
I have a hard time narrowing things down to ten or 12 songs. If I walk off stage in anything less than two hours, it…
I had to teach myself to let go of the conventional rock way of playing guitar and singing. Some things you wouldn’t expect to work,…
I can go from one extreme to another, from playing at the Sydney Opera House on the Songbook tour to shows with Soundgarden at Voodoo…
Due to irresolvable personality conflicts as well as musical differences, I am permanently leaving the band Audioslave. I wish the other three members nothing but…
Children should always feel like the adults are living in this world to nurture them, to take care of them, to protect them from any…
When Soundgarden formed, we were post-punk – pretty quirky.
There’s a lot of music that I don’t like.
What formed me as a musician, a songwriter, the sound and personality of my band, a whole lot of that happened well before 1991.
There wasn’t a key moment when I knew I wanted to quit.
The focus on my wife and my children, it really helps me make sense of the music side of it somehow.
I think the concept of commercials, for example, I have had offers to do songs in different commercials, and it is not what I have…
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