If it were me making all the decisions, I’d say the record would be a lot broader than the last one.
My friend Peter Buck, who's in REM, and I went to high school together ... In the place where we grew up he was the most rebellious of all of us, trying to figure out some other way to live. His father worked for American Express, I think, and we were all trying to figure out a way to escape being our parents. He figured out a way to do it, and I had this model of someone who'd found a different life, away from this nothingness where we grew up.More quotes »
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