Quotes by Lester Bangs
37 quotes by Lester Bangs
And I'm sorry I just really have to question a lot of these New Wave people that say what they're doing is so radically new and so different. Cause I really don't see it.
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As far as a truly radical conscience, you have to take it as part of a larger thing, that it was sort of historical inevitability that with the coming of a leaguer society people would start to use drugs a lot more then they had before.
Quote by Lester Bangs about drugs, conscience, society, use, things, people
But as far as this stuff being really new, really different that's something else again. Even the Sex Pistols were playing old Chuck Berry licks.
Quote by Lester Bangs about sex, old, olderness, being
Corporations are social organizations, the theater in which men and women realize or fail to realize purposeful and productive lives.
Quote by Lester Bangs about companies, man
Every great work of art has two faces, one toward its own time and one toward the future, toward eternity.
Quote by Lester Bangs about eternity, future, art, magic, work, time
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I have to see it much more as fundamentally capitalism, I certainly don't see any Rock'n'Roll coming out of Vietnam or China or Russia.
Quote by Lester Bangs about capitalism, rocks
It's the major changes in the other industries, it's the change in the economy- it's obviously got to effect our whole culture.
Quote by Lester Bangs about economy, culture, change