My mother was a public school teacher in Virginia, and we didn't have any money, we just survived on happiness, on being a happy family.
When digital technology started becoming the norm, you've got 50, 60, 70 years of recordings on tapes that are just deteriorating. Like, a two-inch reel of recording tape won't last forever. It dissolves. It will disappear.
I never went to rock concerts when I was a kid. I didn't see any rock & roll bands.
I can understand how some people might resent me for having the audacity to continue playing music, but it'd take a lot more than that to stop me from doing it. I started Foo Fighters because I didn't want to retreat.
H. C. Bunner