Friday, August 29, 2008

Noel Inspires Lars to Clean Up

In an example of disparate music world's colliding, NME is reporting that Metallica drummer/Bonnaroo vet Lars Ulrich kicked his cocaine habit by receiving inspiration from none of than Oasis' Noel Gallagher. It also turns out that Lars is madferit!

[Lars] added, "I was very impressed with Noel Gallagher. As you know, I'm an Oasis fanatic, and Noel was like [adopts Mancunian accent] 'You know what? No more cocaine!' (Gallagher quit in 1998) and I thought, 'If he can do it, everybody else can do it'."

Now we can add Lars to the list of artists who have publicly shared their love for the lads from Manchester. This Oasis track, Talk Tonight, goes out to Lars:

1 comment:

Barbara(aka Layla) said...

This is very encouraging to hear...the kind of story that needs to get out there more. Thanks for sharing it here.