Did you know?
John Lennon‘s eyesight was so poor that he was legally blind without his glasses.
Noel Gallagher, Gary Moore and Mark Knopfler write left-handed but play guitar as if right-handers. Coldplay’s Chris Martin plays guitar and draws right-handed, but he writes left-handed. And the world’s most-famous ‘left-handed’ player, Jimi Hendrix, wrote with his right hand.
Kiss’s Gene Simmons can speak Hungarian.
Queen’s multi-millionaire drummer Roger Taylor was once spotted in Guildford’s Sainsbury’s supermarket filling out a National Lottery ticket. Question: why?
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich is a keen modern art collector. In 2008 he auctioned his “last Basquiat” for $13.5 million.
Before Pearl Jam, Eddie Vedder was the singer in Bad Radio, a progressive funk rock band heavily influenced by early Red Hot Chili Peppers.