“To put Joan Jett, you have to have dirt for your brain and you have to be a soulless, soulless spear,” Nugent said of this list. YouTube live broadcast on December 30th, Although he later loved it too[s] Joan… ”Put another coin in the jukebox, baby‘; great rock and roll. ”
In a new video interview with David Spuria, Nugent was asked about Jett’s comments A real music observer, during which time he reduced his criticism of Jett’s inclusion.
“I started by praising Joan Jett’s truly sensational, earthly, all-American rock-n-roll data,” Nugent said. “I started by praising him. I even greeted the lesbian.
“The question is: how can anyone on God’s green earth listen to me and then talk about hatred, knocking, and discrimination? Joan is great. I mean, Refugees. Its integrity,Put another coin in the jukebox, baby‘. I mean, he’s a real rock ‘n’ roll McCoy. “
Nugent continued: “But anywhere on the planet, even on the list of the top 100 guitarists.” “boring” stone before the six-string real virtuosos? That was my statement. I only cited Joanne as an example because she was the perfect person.
While Nugent said Jett “represents our American dream,” he still looked at it with suspicion. Rolling Stonelist of.
“But before Tommy Shaw, he was on the list of the top 100 guitarists [Styx], before [Lynyrd Skynyrd‘s] Before Ricky Medlock and Derek St. Holmes – I can go on with 100 examples. I was just using that beautiful young lady as an example and people were trying to make her hate me.
“There was no hatred,” Nugent added. “I have no hatred. I cut my hatred when I was five. No hatred – all love, compassion and honesty. That’s what drives people crazy: my honesty. “
Jett, who did not respond to Nugent’s comments, celebrated the 40th anniversary of one of his biggest hits last year with a graphic novel anthology.