Guitar players in the nineties seem to be reacting against the technique oriented eighties.
More Quotes from Kirk Hammett:I didn't want to fall into the trap of competing with all these other great guitar players. I just want to sidestep the whole thing and get out of the race.
Just because you know umpteen billion scales, it doesn't mean you have to use them all in a solo.
I'm very fortunate to be doing the thing I do best, which is play guitar. There aren't many other things I could do.
I would have to say I'm bored with the standard rock, guitar solos, but I've done it for five albums now, and this time I wanted to go in a completely different direction. I wasn't interested in showing off any more.
My guitars are my umbilical cord. They're directly wired into my head.
Readers Who Like This Quotation Also Like:Based on Keywords: eighties, nineties, oriented
If they're working in a workshop somewhere, where there is, let's say, uh... only twenty people, or something like that, that's still, when they work and do a scene, that's still working in front of somebody.
I'm glad I made the decision, although the practice of law - and particularly serving as a federal judge - was a part of my life that I really enjoyed and treasured and look back on it with fondness.
George J. Mitchell
I'm hoping that maybe everyone on the Olympic team thinks that I'm worthy to carry the flag. That's my next goal, to carry the flag during the opening ceremonies, if everyone chooses me.