During an interview that’s recently surfaced on Louder Sound, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry singled out what they see as the worst effort in their catalog. You can check out the conversation below.
Which Aerosmith album are you least fond of?
Perry: “I don’t know if [Aerosmith eighth album, 1985’s] Done With Mirrors was one of our best ones.”
Tyler: “Have you listened to that record?”
Perry: “Not in a while.”
Tyler: “There’s four or five songs that… there’s a bunch that are weird but it’s just a different side of us. I used to think [1979’s] ‘Night in the Ruts’ was not so great but there’s some good stuff on there.”
Perry: “There definitely a couple of good things on Mirrors, but if I had to pick one – that’s it.”
Tyler: “Yeah. It lacks continuity.”
And which is the best?
Tyler: “It’s hard to say. You stick around long enough you don’t even know what you’re about. You listen to the old stuff, you look how far you came…”