Category: Quote of the Day

“You think, ‘I’m probably not going to win, but if I do win, I’d better not sound like an idiot.’ The anxiety builds. Then you realise you haven’t eaten in 12 hours. And the camera’s on you, maybe, at all times. ‘I need to pick my nose, but I can’t risk it.’ Then you hear your name in slow motion. ‘OK, hug my wife. Don’t trip over the chord. Why am I taking steps two at a time? I’m going to slip, but I can’t stop. Oh, my God, there’s Nicole Kidman, she’s nine feet tall. Is the mike on?’ It’s over in a millisecond, and you’re backstage with an Oscar in your hand.”

– Trent Reznor

Trent Reznor


“I’m the only one who’s been in two of the bands! It’s neat!”

– Dave Mustaine

On being the only one to have played in two bands (at any given point in time) out of the four that played at this year’s Sonisphere Festival (Metallica & Megadeth). Right. Like we can’t see through the sarcasm!

Dave Mustaine

“Does history guide you, or do you set out to change it?”
– Alissa White-Gluz, The Agonist

Alissa White-Gluz

“I don’t need drugs to make my life tragic.”

Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam

Eddie Vedder

“The best subjects are always people, who never fail to amaze me by their unpredictability.”

– Ronnie James Dio

Ronnie James Dio