The tape is really the character of Quill’s mother. One of the Marvel folks kept saying we were crazy to put Seventies songs in the movie, that it was going to alienate kids. I guess he thought Quill should have downloaded Beyonce and Kesha off iTunes. Now I see kids singing ‘Hooked On A Feeling’.
Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, on Awesome Mix Vol. 1 becoming the first ever soundtrack without any new songs to hit Number One (via wandkeepers)