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When no one’s buying your records, it’s easy to justify selling a song. But once you start selling records, you can’t really justify having two…
Well, you know what? The same people that get driven crazy by hip hop are the same people that probably listen to the type of…
The idea of a streaming service, like Netflix for music, I’m not totally against it. It’s just we won’t put all of our music on…
I’m trying to write a TV show. Ideally it would be just a reality-TV show, getting the guy who played Eddie Winslow and Kirk Cameron…
I’m friends with Dierks Bentley. Aside from that, I don’t really know anybody else in the country music field, really. I’ve met the Lady Antebellum…
I see a lot of comments on Twitter and stuff about how ugly I am, how bad I am at the drums, how awkward I…
I imagine if Spotify becomes something that people are willing to pay for, then I’m sure iTunes will just create their own service, and they’re…
I can totally identify with the younger kids. I’ll never do what Jon Spencer did to me when I was 16, though. I made a…
And once the music is out there, when you’re selling a record and selling music and people are going to do whatever they want with…
The Midwest breeds funny, eccentric people, to varying degrees. You play shows not because you’re expecting to get a record deal, but to do something…
Through the history of rock n’ roll, you see lots of bands making the mistake of putting on the tights when they get to arenas.…
The best way to catch my attention is to throw a Twinkie near my face.
One day you look out and the audience consists of 65,000 people. It’s like looking in the mirror and one day you realise you’ve gone…
Rock n’ roll is dying because people became OK with Nickelback being the biggest band in the world.
I’d literally rather hang out at the T.G.I. Friday’s in New Jersey than tool around at a place that sells $40 cheeseburgers.
I was real into Devo, Pavement, Captain Beefheart, and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.
I really don’t have an ear for pitch. I can’t sing at all, I can’t hum melodies and I can’t write riffs.
I had this fascination with four-track recorders when I was in high school.
I buy five of the same shirts. I literally have six blue shirts. Now I have six green shirts.
A lot of people see a Nissan ad and they see a finished product in a record store or on iTunes and that’s the face…
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