Jim Reid of Jesus and Mary Chain interviewed on Belgian TV while Bobby Gillespie gets some.
"We’re not remotely like the Sex Pistols and don’t particularly like them… We’re a very commercial group and we’ve got our eye on the charts… Culture Club and Duran Duran; we’re competing with those groups… It’s not difficult to be streets ahead of Joy Division… Joy Division were particularly awful. Joy Division were shit. Joy Division were fucking rubbish. I don’t even like us being mentioned in the same sentence as Joy Division… Don’t even talk about Joy Division."
"You want to be as popular as, for instance, the Rolling Stones?"