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Thurston Moore No Guitar Hero

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“I tried playing Guitar Hero. I was over at Jemina Pearl’s house, the singer from Be Your Own Pet in Nashville, and she had it and I was like, ‘Aw man, that’s so fuckin’ easy!’ And she’s like, ‘Yeah?’ … And then I tried my hand at it. I couldn’t even get out of the gate. I was just splayed on the living room floor, bleeding and humiliated.” —Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore [Pitchfork]

“Bands have arguments in Memphis, sometimes they have arguments in New York. Look, we disagreed all over the world.” —Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey on their infamous 1980 brawl in Long Beach [LAT]

“One of the things we have been trying to suss out is how much sex we can show. How much raunchiness seems like fun, and how much makes people feel uncomfortable?” Walk Hard director Jake Kasdan [LAT]

“I miss it already … Sometimes we have to look hard for stuff. And sometimes, David Hasselhoff eats a hamburger off the bathroom floor.” Late Show writer Jeremy Weiner, reminiscing about the good times [Newsday]

“It’s like, in any area, you can’t believe the reasons things do or don’t happen. Not asking me how to do the sequel is that kind of thing. Maybe it’s not a mistake. Maybe it was the right thing, but to be candid, I’m furious.” Jack Nicholson on Heath Ledger playing the Joker in The Dark Knight [MTV]

Thurston Moore No Guitar Hero