oct 31


"iTunes kind of feels like Sam Goody to me. I don't feel cool when I go there. I'm tired of seeing John Mayer's face pop up." That, and a helluva lot more (paid $5K for Radiohead album; used OiNK; producing spoken word album), in this Trent Reznor interview.


Trent, here's some other things that may be adding to your not-so-cool feeling:
spotty career output, waning relevance to anyone other than 13 year old goth girls, bloated sense of self-importance continually mocked...

posted by josephchilders at 9:23 AM on November 1, 2007

You should have other priorities by the time you hit 40. You don't look cool getting a colonoscopy.

posted by Kurtis at 2:59 PM on November 1, 2007

That's what bothered me about the quote. Shouldn't you outgrow worrying about being cool by then - especially alone, at home, buying music off the internet?

posted by josephchilders at 3:44 PM on November 1, 2007

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