"You read interviews with Siouxsie and you were scared of her: this cold, austere ice queen. Siouxsie, Poly Styrene, Chrissie Hynde, Debbie Harry, the Slits, these women were not pushovers. They were songwriters, it was their band. Women weren’t given more power, they demanded more power." - Bobby Gillispie
"We must be among the world’s most unemployable people. If we hadn’t been in The Cramps, I can’t imagine the trouble we’d be in. Rock ‘n’ roll is the greatest way for weirdos like us to find a purpose in life." - Lux Interior, born this day in 1946.
One of the greatest rock 'n' roll songs of all time...
HBD Uncle D! Thanks for all the support and music quotes over the years. I picked this one out special for you today, it's from Chuck Berry, who I once had dinner with, "In a Toyota, the cops don't think about stopping you so much."
"The song is sort of a study in unconscious cruelty. But everybody seems more concerned with what was thrown off the bridge than they are with the thoughtlessness of people expressed in the song." - Bobbie Gentry