• YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: 'I Deliberately Don't Listen To Music At All' When I'm Writing

    4 days ago - By Blabber Mouth

    In a new interview with United Rock Nations , legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen was asked if he ever listens to his old albums for inspiration when he is composing music. He responded : "Never. Never. In fact, what I do is I deliberately don't listen to music at all. I don't listen to anything. Especially when I'm in a composing mode, which is actually pretty much all the time, because every time I pick up a guitar - or even when I don't have a guitar in my hand - I compose. And I don't like to be even inadvertently influenced by anything. So I certainly don't care about what's...
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