While this may increasingly have been the ultimate straw, after which Steven recalled in his personal autobiography yelling about how Joe was ‘f***ing fired’ due to the incident, Joe later acknowledged he was rising uninterested in the band.
He mentioned, whereas doing press to advertise his solo band The Joe Perry Project: “It was simply taking Aerosmith so lengthy to get that album out, and I used to be so fed up with that as a result of within the meantime all in the course of the summer season we performed these gigs and couldn’t play any of the brand new materials as a result of it wasn’t prepared. Instead we had to return and do the identical outdated songs.
“It got here all the way down to I known as up Tom Hamilton and mentioned, ‘It’s off, I simply don’t suppose I’m going to have the ability to go on the highway with you this time, I’m going to stay with my very own solo factor and I can’t put up with it anymore.’ That was the final official phrase I mentioned to the group.”
While Joe did his personal factor, two years later, Brad left the band additionally to entrance his personal solo undertaking, working with singer Derek St Holmes.