Re: Steve Perry
Posted by: honestabe30 ()
Date: August 26, 2001 09:16AM

I have heard and read a lot of this stuff in recent months. The thing is we will never have the full story. Aside from his talent, I am sure that Steve Perry has some really good qualities too. But sometimes when a musician is expressing himself, I think he can get tunnel vision and think of "what's best for me?" not "what's best for us?" Herbie was doing his job as a manager; making his clients successful. But sometimes when your success is riding so heavily on someone else's plan, you tend to want to take some of your own control. Steve did that. Hey, I'm not saying the guy was a saint. Any one of us can be a jerk sometimes depending on the circumstances. And sometimes a manager's JOB is to be a bit of a jerk. Sometimes he has to say, "I don't care what you say this is what is best for your career and you are doing it!" Ego can be an ugly thing no matter who it is coming from. Anyway, I think I'm rambling a little. Just thought I'd throw out my two cents.


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Is Steve Perry Satan? 123John Q08/26/2001 05:23AM
no, herbie is! 91 sfk kurt 08/26/2001 05:51AM
Herbie's pretty negative 119 koogles 08/26/2001 07:38AM
Re: Herbie's pretty negative 82 Eric Abrahamsen 08/26/2001 09:25AM
Very true! 87John Q08/26/2001 10:49AM
Re: Yes! 76 Eric Abrahamsen 08/26/2001 11:06AM
Re: Yes! 86 Mafia boy 08/27/2001 11:27AM
Re: Very true! 78 the ORIGINAL brent 08/26/2001 12:02PM
A bitter Herb? 123 koogles 08/27/2001 12:39AM
excellent point Koogs 90 sfk kurt 08/27/2001 03:06AM
Re: The Baby's did "stink" 81 Eric Abrahamsen 08/27/2001 03:47AM
The Babys were awesome! 77 sfk kurt 08/27/2001 04:22AM
Re: At one time... 70 Eric Abrahamsen 08/27/2001 04:43AM
everyone is entitled to a bad disc 82 sfk kurt 08/27/2001 05:35AM
Babys & Journey have one thing in common... 85 FORD 08/28/2001 12:08PM
Re: A bitter Herb? 86capt kaos08/27/2001 10:41PM
what Herbie thinks of Steve Augeri ... 81 Big Doggie 08/28/2001 03:31AM
Re: Steve Perry 130 Eric Abrahamsen 08/26/2001 05:53AM
Re: Steve Perry93 honestabe30 08/26/2001 09:16AM
Any singer as good as Perry... 93 koogles 08/27/2001 12:50AM
Re: Is Steve Perry Satan? 116 croman 08/26/2001 01:49PM
Re: Is Steve Perry Satan? NOPE! 110 george 08/27/2001 05:25PM

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