Nickelback's Chad Kroeger Talks Avril, Politics, and Embracing 'No Fixed Address'
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In MaySophia confirmed she had been dating Nichols on and off for several years, but the couple called it off for good in February At the time, a source told Us that Bush broke it off with Nichols "because she didn't think he was the one Still, Bush and Nichols seemed to remain tight.
Her new show is on tonight on CBS. When she wrote h er op-ed for Cosmopolitan inshe really poured her heart out in explaining what it meant to her. The reality is that, yes, it was a massive event in my life. Because the answers are never black-and-white. Often in between those two, you find the keys to what you need in partnership: A few months with the right person can be as great an experience as a decade-long union with someone else.
Then the rest will fall into place. Reasons, seasons, and lifetimes. On Sophia's appearance on Watch What Happens Live insomeone called in and asked the actress when was the last time she spoke to Chad: But my mother once said to me, 'If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all!
I think every woman on Earth has dated the wrong guy at some point. I never expected to be married more than once And learn them you will. Not every love can last forever. During the presidential race, Bush shared her support for Hillary Clinton on Twitter, and one Internet troll took offense to it. No wonder Chad cheated on you, your taste sucks. Yes I side with the most experienced person to ever run over a white supremacist, pathological liar who is a crook that has defrauded our government.
And claims that doing so makes him 'smart. Good luck in life to you. You seem to need it. Bush once tweeted to a male fan on a plane who was relentlessly bothering her and another woman. You do not get to harass me, or any woman, because you think you pay our bills. In Novemberas the MeToo movement just began, several women accused One Tree Hill creator Mark Schwahn of harassment, starting with Audrey Wauchope, a writer on the show who detailed her experiences working with Schwahn in a series of tweets.
More than one of us is still in treatment for post-traumatic stress. Many of us were put in uncomfortable positions and had to swiftly learn to fight back, sometimes physically, because it was made clear to us that the supervisors in the room were not the protectors they were supposed to be.
This was followed by a statement of support from Murray, Bryan Greenberg, James Lafferty, and Austin Nichols and other male cast members. Murray married his Chosen co-star Sarah Roemer in and months later, Roemer gave birth to the couple's first child, a son. Murray and Roemer also welcomed their second child, a daughter, in March The actor once talked about being a dad with Entertainment Tonight.
I mean, it's a world changer.
I think you're always walking around with the mentality that you want to make sure that they're proud and you want to represent them well and just be a great leader. She dated Google executive Dan Freidinburg for a year before splitting up in But I do that all the time with Nickelback.
What do you do when you work with other artists? I'm much more methodical. I say, "Thematically, where do you want to go? What kind of song do we want this to be? Do we want it to be a love song? Do you want a ballad? Do you want a fun song? Will it be uplifting? And what's our tempo? But for some reason I have no problem with Nickelback just rolling with something with no idea where it's going to go.
That happens all the time. It is so funny that I write songs completely ass-backwards from the way you should actually write a song.
There was no real plan. I was just on the phone with a German interviewer and he said, "There's no party song, there's no sex song. Is this the maturing Chad? And I said, 'God, I hope not.
It was just, "Let's get in the room and start writing songs and make sure we're all smiling when we find what we like," and move forward with that. That's how it always is. I can't see us doing a concept album anytime soon.
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Did the songs come easily, or was it more labored when compared to past albums? It was a little bit disconnected due to the fact that we recorded it in different geographic locations across the planet, hence the name No Fixed Address. We were renting houses. We rented a couple different places in L.
We rented houses in Maui and in Vancouver. We had a portable rig with us through the last European run. So we were literally recording all over the planet.
And that added to the element I really love about Nickelback: We can write any kind of song we want. We don't just have to write rock songs or ballads or songs about sex or partying. So, if you're in one studio in one area, there's this continuity to the record that can sometimes cause things to start sounding a bit stale.
That was never a problem with this album. Some bands start working someplace and their creativity isn't flowing, so they move somewhere else to try to be more productive.
Did you plan to work in many different studios? None of the guys wanted to be away from their families for too long, and Nickelback records can sometimes take seven months to make. So if they could all have a little bit of recording time done in each of their backyards, that would make life a lot easier on the family front.
We're all very respectful of that. When someone's wife says, "No! So not only was it fun to be able to go to all these different places and hit "record," it was also very helpful. Killing two birds with one stone is always beneficial. You worked in some pretty beautiful spots.
Were there any distractions? When you're recording in Maui and you get just a little bit of stuck, it's pretty easy to grab the golf clubs and say, "OK, guys, we're really stuck today, so we're gonna head out and do a quick nine and come back real fresh.
So yeah, some places have more distractions than others. When did you start writing No Fixed Address and did you write a batch of songs in your practice space before you went into the studio?
We always write and record at the same time. The days of preproduction for us are long gone. We had a lot of ideas coming in, but my favorite stuff always comes when you're sitting there in front of the board and someone says, "Well, what about this?
When I would move into one of the houses we worked at, Avril would be off touring Japan or South America or someplace, and I'd have no place to go. So I figured, "OK, well, I might as well stay here at the house and keep working.
I'd get up and grab a coffee, head into the control room — which was usually a home movie theater that we converted into a studio. I'd sit there and listen to what we'd been doing, grab the guitar, and get going.
You said it sometimes takes seven months to record a Nickelback record.Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger Open Up About Their Relationship Post-Split
Is that how long you had to work on No Fixed Address? That's the one thing about Nickelback: As soon as there's a deadline, we start to procrastinate. If the deadline is a year and a half away, we will go right up to the 11th hour of that.
If we have five years to make a record, we will go up to four years, days, and then be like, "OK, we need to put one last finishing touch on the thing. Did you write 11 songs for No Fixed Address, or is there additional material that didn't make the album?
I think we can all tell when an idea is worth fleshing out. We're not the kind of band that goes in and records 25 songs and then picks the best of them. What's the point of spending that much time on a song? The song's not going to get that much better after you record it. So we like to focus our efforts on the things that are making us all very happy when we listen to them.