First we had Little Steven telling bands that they needed to play covers and do bar gigs to really learn their craft. Now, the king of all things rock and theatric is taking that to a new level. In a recent interview in Canada’s Globe and Mail, Cooper tears into the musicianship and songwriting chops of young players and writers. And he has some unexpected advice on how to make it better.

Originally posted 2010-05-17 21:17:38.