July 24, 2010 07:06:01 GMT
Getting the girl he wanted to get, making money he wanted to make and proving what he wanted to prove, the rock band's guitar great feels there's nothing else left for him to achieve as a rock star.
Aerosmith guitar great Joe Perry is contemplating retirement because there's nothing else left for him to achieve as a rock star. The rocker insists he'll never be a better musician and the most recent turmoil in his band, which began when frontman Steven Tyler announced he was taking a hiatus only to rejoin the band for a world tour, has made him think seriously about his future.
He tells Guitar World magazine, "There are times I just want to get the f**k out of this because I've done it all. I've been going long enough to prove what I wanted to prove, to get the girl I wanted to get, to make the money I wanted to make, to drink all the beer I wanted to drink."
"I've played not exactly everywhere, but I've played enough places, so sometimes I'll just sit here and think, 'What the f**k am I doing?' "