Tom Morello: “I’m disgusted that a lot of young people aren’t willing to practice the electric guitar for eight hours a day”

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If you’re a budding rocker feeling a bit aimless these days due to all this quarantining at home, Tom Morello has a suggestion for how you can pass the time: practice, practice, practice.

The Rage Against the Machine electric guitar player recently went off on what he sees as a lack of discipline amongst those who could be tomorrow’s six-string revolutionaries. 

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.