There was a transcript of an interview Brian Eno gave at some arts festival recently where he said that he despises ‘fans’, in the sense that putting yourself down there and the artists up here was demeaning. 868 more words
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Scorsese’s dissertation on the dark side of fandom.
By Jacob Knight Jun. 23, 2015
Recently, an anecdote was relayed regarding Lana Wood holding court at a local convention.A fan – dressed in what has become the emblematic uniform (black t-shirt, jeans, baseball cap) – wandered up to Ms. 99 more words
”I used to cry when I watched Chaplin’s films. It was from him that I learned about the role of the underdog. And because I’m also from a poor family, this kind of thing moved me and I found that it also worked for the audience because most of them are like me – ordinary guys” 256 more words