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Adam Levine: Bands are a ‘loss of life breed’

Adam Levine: Bands are a ‘loss of life breed’

Adam Levine has suggested bands are a “loss of life breed”.

The Maroon 5 frontman – who has Dusty, four, and Gio, three, with significant other Behati Prinsloo – has been introducing his youngest daughter to a few of the old artists and bands he listened to within the noughties, admire Avril Lavigne, and has declared that there “aren’t any bands anymore” that are “within the pop limelight” and that it makes him “sad”.

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Speaking to Zane Lowe on Apple Song 1, he said: “You glance back at that stuff and, it is silly, I have been exhibiting my kid track videos, my little lady. And it is silly how you skedaddle back and re-watch admire these old videos, and take observe to those old songs, and I have been playing her a lot of Avril Lavigne records. Like, dude, ‘I am With You’ is admire – It be, yeah, that offers you tears. It be crazy, because you fabricate now not commit it to memory within the same way, because you took it for granted, because it was admire while you have been rising up, and it was actual part of what you had on the radio. Nevertheless there’s some really great songs that I did now not understand how accurate they have been back then. It be silly, when the primary Maroon 5 album came available have been tranquil varied bands. I really feel admire there aren’t any bands anymore, you realize? That’s the factor that makes me roughly sad, is that there have been actual bands. There is now not any bands anymore, and I really feel admire they’re a loss of life breed. And so I roughly, in a weird way, as far as … I mean, there tranquil are a lot of bands, and maybe they are now not within the limelight rather as noteworthy, or within the pop limelight, but I want there’ll probably be more of these around.”

Maroon 5 have actual teamed up with Megan Thee Stallion on the track ‘Beautiful Mistakes’, and confirmed they have accomplished their apply-up 2017’s ‘Purple Tablet Blues’.

And the 41-year-old singer has revealed he despatched their collaboration to Blink-182’s Travis Barker to take observe to because he believes it sounds admire the pop punk crew.

He added: “It be silly, actually. I played it when we have been recording, and I played it for Travis Barker. And I was admire it roughly rings a bell in my memory of an old Blink represent. Nevertheless I was admire I’ll call it Blink hop, because it is roughly bought a Blink really feel, and that roughly angstiness, but it certainly also has a hip-hop factor happening, so it is admire this weird hybrid of varied kinds from my past. And he was down.Travis was down. I have confidence he loved it … what a lot of of us fabricate now not realise about Blink-182 specifically, because they are who we have been talking about, they wrote great songs. These have been great songs. I mean, they have been delivered in a enjoyable, silly way, but fabricate now not be fooled by the birth gadget. These have been great songs.”

Adam Levine: Bands are a ‘loss of life breed’