Ben Harper Quotes on music

My head works in music, so there's always music there... view

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Right now I'm listening to a lot of different things but I listen to a lot of classical music. Eventually I would like to compose and perform classical... view

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Sometimes I think to talk too much about music almost cheapens it... view

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The music is in the lead here, and a large part of this, I have no idea what I'm doing. I feel a closer bond with the craft of songwriting, stronger than I ever have... view

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We went for the best overall feel on each song. There are no musical overdubs at all. It's a true live record.. view

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The Blind Boys are truly the deepest well of American musical heritage you can discover... view

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If I'm inspired and music inspires me, then I will continue to play it... view

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But I would never insult the people that love this music and I would never insult the blessing of music in my life and I would never insult myself by playing uninspired music... view

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Folk is bare bones music... view

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That happens every time I get behind a guitar, regardless of what I'm saying, 'cause music is freedom and being free is the closest I've ever felt to being spiritual... view

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I refuse to make uninspired music... view

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I grew up listening to spiritual music, Blind Willie Johnson and folk... view

By: Ben Harper