Rise Against (Joe)

Interviews | Feb 24th, 2005

I notice that your new album sounds a lot like Journey’s earlier albums. Was that a conscious decision?
We taught Journey everything they know so they’re records sound like ours!

Have you played with Journey? Are they cool?
They’re dicks

Can you remember the first Journey album you bought or listen to?
Escape. My sisters were huge journey fans

Which one of you had the Steve Perry mullet when you were younger?
Me fo sho. I was/am trendy

If Journey took you on a journey, where would you go?
Des Moines

Which Journey songs do you like playing the most?
The ones with guitar, bass, and keyboard

Do you think Survivor was as good as band as Journey?
Survivor was Journey incognito

If you were trapped on a desert island, what Journey member would you want to be with?
Steve Perry so he could lull me to sleep.

Is “Journey Into Imagination” your favorite Disney ride?
Fuck that pussy shit, gimme the batman ride at great america

I noticed your power rock ballads are similar to Open Arms. Does that song make you weep too?
This interview does

Have you ever fantasized about Steve Perry fondling your ass with a feather?
Only on tuesdays

Now it’s time for our seperate ways, got anything to plug?
Please check out revolutions per minute. It sounds nothing like journey.

Thanks for doing this guys! Check out Rise Against’s website at http://www.riseagainst.com/