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Rupert Grint Talks Music in New Interview

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Posted by: Edward
July 12, 2009, 08:55 PM

A new interview featuring actor Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) in The Observer is now online, featuring a new photo of the young actor which can be seen right here.  In this interview, Mr. Grint chiefly discusses his love of music, particularly the punk genre which he likes due to the "madness behind it. The craziness, the passion. And the whole anarchist thing is quite cool."  Expressing his knowledge of the music, and of some its most popular bands, Mr. Grint relates his method for finding new music by saying:  "I've bought albums simply because I like the look of the sleeve, like the Dead Kennedys' Frankenchrist. And I've also done that because of funny band names, or funny song titles. I got the Kennedys' Kill the Poor for the title alone."  However, as Mr. Grint notes in the interview, his love of music does not necessarily equate to him fronting a band of his own.  Quotegae:

"I wouldn't be like ... Bono... I'd be happiest standing at the back, strumming my little banjo where no one could see me." He grins. "Yeah," he says, "that would suit me fine."
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73 Comments

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285 Points

He sounds like a tool, sadly. I mean the line “the whole anarchist thing is quite cool” just makes me shake my head in disgust.

Posted by Brad Ausrotas on July 12, 2009, 09:06 PM report to moderator
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2525 Points

okey that quote i did not understand!

Posted by The Nerd on July 12, 2009, 09:37 PM report to moderator
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9414 Points

Interesting.

Posted by sakuranbo07 on July 12, 2009, 09:40 PM report to moderator
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Lol.

Posted by badger666 on July 12, 2009, 09:43 PM report to moderator
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This has to be one of my favorite pictures of him.

Posted by EphyreTheLoser on July 12, 2009, 09:45 PM report to moderator
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I love that picture! lol, I’d be in the back strumming my Banjo as well!

Posted by Rumbleroarϟ{WBM!}ǝıʞɔnp! on July 12, 2009, 10:05 PM report to moderator
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@Brad: Lol. He doesn’t look like a tool. Maybe a little but he’s still cute :)

Posted by Christine on July 12, 2009, 10:40 PM report to moderator
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586 Points

Musical cast :)

Posted by HermioneRon4ever on July 12, 2009, 10:46 PM report to moderator
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I must say that he does have a superb taste in music. :D

Posted by Kirk on July 12, 2009, 11:14 PM report to moderator
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aw, I love him! he’s so sweet! (as in nice sweet, not awesome sweet. though he’s awesome sweet as well) and that picture is drop-dead HILARIOUS! hahaha!

Posted by ameema on July 12, 2009, 11:32 PM report to moderator
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Cool. That pic is hilarious. He looks like a lunatic. Its so funny.

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on July 12, 2009, 11:51 PM report to moderator
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459 Points

Darn, I don’t like his musical taste.

Posted by lupinwandcaster on July 12, 2009, 11:56 PM report to moderator
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Love the pic.

Posted by Alice Weasley{Weasley's Queen} [ROAR!] on July 13, 2009, 12:13 AM report to moderator
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135 Points

punk yes!

Posted by kimberly on July 13, 2009, 12:44 AM report to moderator
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great pic, but one shouldn’t admit they buy a record due to the cover, I agree it does make him sound like a tool. Oh sad.

Posted by pansy parkinson on July 13, 2009, 01:24 AM report to moderator
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