Friday, July 20, 2007

Osama’s Been Rockin’ His Words

REDDING, Calif. (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Osama bin Laden may have spent too much time in caves, because now he’s breaking into rock music.

Goth rocker Melora Creager from the band Rasputina wrote the terrible Taliban man’s words into her song “Choose Me For A Champion” on her new album Oh Perilous World!

Creager says news items from the Internet give her inspiration for songs, but she’s not cranking out terrorist tunes.

As she puts it, “It’s just pretty fascinating writing, and I use some of those ideas for characters. No one has really taken the time to read into what a villain really thinks.”

And if that wasn’t enough, one of her previous songs was mistaken to be about President George W. Bush.

Says Creager: “I wrote about a bipolar person in my song “The Mayor,” but everyone took that as if it was about the president. I’m sorry to say he does have issues, but I wasn’t thinking about him when I wrote it.”

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