Last week I posted a Rock Star Yearbook Photo Collection which turned out to be one of the more popular posts on Running Wolf’s Rant. I’m keeping this Rock Star trend going today and featuring 5 Memorable Rock Star Quotes.
Jonathan Davis: Jonathan Davis is the Korn frontman and lead vocalist. He was born in 1971. Korn were formed in 1992 in Bakersfield, California in the USA. The band released their self-titled debut album in 1994 and have released 9 other studio albums since then. Korn have sold more than 19 million records in the USA alone. Judging by the quote below, Jonathan Davis has issues with the music industry in general.
Fred Durst: Fred Durst is the Limp Bizkit frontman an lead vocalist. He was born in 1970. Before Limp Bizkit were formed, Fred Durst played in a number of local bands in Florida while mowing lawns and working as a tattoo artist for financial support. Limp Bizkit were formed in 1994 in Jacksonville, Florida in the USA and have released 6 studio albums to date. Limp Bizkit have played some of the biggest music festivals in the world and have become renowned for their live performances. Fred Durst has obviously had the following to say about live performances.
Robert Plant: Robert Plant is best known as the lead vocalist for Led Zeppelin. He was born in 1948 and has been singing since 1966 and is still going strong. His 2007 solo album Raising Sand (which he co-wrote with Alison Krauss), won the 2009 Grammy Award for Album of the Year. Led Zeppelin was formed in 1968. The band disbanded in 1980 following the unexpected death of John Bonham (the drummer in the band). The remaining members of the band re-united in 1985, 1988, 1995 and 2007 for shows. Some sources say that Led Zeppelin has sold anything between and 200 million and 300 million records worldwide. Judging by this Rock Star quote below, Robert Plant really likes what he’s doing.
Dave Grohl: Dave Grohl is lead vocalist and frontman for the Foo Fighters and was the drummer for Nirvana. Foo Fighters were formed in 1994. He has also been the drummer for Queens of the Stone Age and is a founding member of Them Crooked Vultures. He was born in 1969 in Ohio in the USA. He taught himself to play the guitar and the drums at a very young age. He’s directing an upcoming film, Sound City. It’s about the fabled recording studio that was located in Van Nuys, California in the USA. Foo Fighters won 5 Grammy Awards this year and this is what Dave Grohl had to say about music.
Keith Richards: Keith Richards was born in 1943 in the UK. He’s a guitarist in The Rolling Stones. The band was formed in 1962 and is still going strong. Fourteen songs that Keith Richards wrote with the Rolling Stones lead vocalist Mick Jagger are listed among Rolling Stone magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. The band has released more than 25 studio albums to date. Keith Richards was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1993. Keith Richards had this to say about the Blues.
There you have it, 5 Memorable Rock Star Quotes. I hope you found these interesting. If you have any comments about these Rock Star quotes, feel free to comment on this post. Feedback is appreciated and welcome here. If you’ve enjoyed reading this post, feel free to share this with your friends on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.
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