Thursday, February 24, 2005
Bob Dylan attacks younger musicians.
Bob Dylan has launched a withering attack on contemporary rock bands in the programme notes for his latest American tour.One thing about my generation: we've always known the other generation sucked.
"I know there are groups at the top of the charts that are hailed as the saviours of rock'n'roll and all that, but they are amateurs. They don't know where the music comes from," he wrote, adding, “I wouldn't even think about playing music if I was born in these times... I'd probably turn to something like mathematics."... [NME]