In a brand new interview with George Dionne of KNAC.COM, former MARILYN MANSON and present ROB ZOMBIE guitarist John 5 spoke about his involvement with the soundtrack to MÖTLEY CRÜE‘s biopic “The Grime”, based mostly on CRÜE‘s 2001 New York Instances bestselling autobiography. He stated (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “I am so proud [of being part of that]. Me and Nikki [Sixx, MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist] wrote on that. And dude, I fucking MÖTLEY CRÜE, and it was so cool for it to return to fruition. And to listen to Vince [Neil, vocals] and Tommy [Lee, drums] and Mick [Mars, guitar] and, after all, Nikki doing that… I believe that music actually gave me an actual pleasure of collaborating with somebody. And seeing the video and the historical past of it, it was actually fairly unbelievable.”
John 5 beforehand mentioned his contribution to “The Grime” soundtrack in a December 2019 interview with Milwaukee’s 102.9 The Hog radio station. On the time, he stated: “Me and Nikki are like two 15-year-olds who’re simply on the cellphone twenty thousand instances a day and we hang around on a regular basis. We’ll go to the mall and we’ll go experience bikes and we’ll do ridiculous stuff like that. And so, after all, we wish to play music collectively, and yeah, that is how that happened — writing music for ‘The Grime’. And people songs are killer.”
He continued: “I am so proud to be part of MÖTLEY CRÜE historical past… And in addition, I wanna say, these guys — Mick and Nikki and Tommy and Vince — they simply killed it within the studio too; it was, like, one or two takes. It is fairly unbelievable, it is fairly astounding what true professionals they’re. It was actually unbelievable.”
Three years in the past, John 5 was filled with reward for Sixx, whom he referred to as his “finest buddy.” The guitarist advised Outburn: “We love one another. He has impressed me and taught me a lot about life basically. He is an outstanding songwriter, lyricist, creator, every little thing. He is all the time telling me to take heed to this audio guide or see this film. He has a contented marriage, a contented life, a profitable band he began from the bottom up. He is one of the crucial inspiring folks. He’ll textual content me on a regular basis to learn one thing or strive one thing. It is fantastic. He is an outstanding photographer as effectively. I bear in mind him telling me that he will take bass classes once more and get into taking part in along with his fingers. He was so devoted.”
“The Grime Soundtrack” featured 4 new MÖTLEY CRÜE songs, together with the only “The Grime (Est. 1981) (feat. Machine Gun Kelly)”, and CRÜE‘s unlikely cowl of Madonna‘s “Like A Virgin”.
“The Grime”, which debuted in March 2019 on Netflix, stays one of many highest-rated music movies as voted by the viewers on Rotten Tomatoes, the web evaluate aggregation service that enables each critics and the general public to price films. Film critics had been far much less impressed by the movie, which at present has a 36% critic rating from 74 evaluations on Rotten Tomatoes.