Sympathy for the Drummer Is an Unbeatable Analysis of the Rolling Stones' Charlie Watts



The Stones represent the Baby Boomer’s refusal to get out of the way and make room for later generations.

May the entire generation retire soon. I’m rather tired of them all.


I'm rather tired of blanket dismissals of entire generations.


You see, that’s just the thing about obsolescence. You can be as tired of it as you want, but it doesn’t really matter. Raise your fist at Father Time and bitch about how unfair he is all you want, but when your time is up, your time is up.

Time is a relentless motherfucker, and doesn’t care about your feelings,