"In the early days in America back in the mid-80s, people would often ask us to fuck their girlfriend. The first time it happened to me, we were opening for Ozzy [Osbourne] in 1986 and I was slightly taken aback. But you realise people were serious and you say to youself, So now Im fucking your girlfriend, are you round the corner, whacking off? Are you taking pictures? Where do you fit into all this? Its pretty depraved shit, and its hard to wrap your head around that when youre fucking someone elses girl. Its not a good thing to ask a band to do, right?
For the full interview, get the June issue of Uncut magzine, available this week (from April 20).