I want people to come to my music without prejudice. I want them to get the music first. And who I am isn't that important. If they like the songs to me that's a good thing.
By : Richard Thompson
Musician jokes are a kind of joke that usually have to do with how much money someone makes. Musicians are always starving, so they're really mean to each other about who makes what.
By : Jackson Browne
I don't like to be labeled, to be anything. I've made the mistake before myself of labeling my music, but it's counter-productive.
By : Neil Young
Reading music is something that's inherently hateful to me. It makes music like mathematics.
By : Robert Quine
I organized Sweet Honey In The Rock in 1973. The music was sanity and balance.
By : Bernice Johnson Reagon
Well, in Japan, I have got a group of musicians that I have worked with a lot, that concentrate just on the hardcore stuff, say, that Naked City has been working on. We have like a repertoire of sixty songs now.
By : John Zorn
Right now, it hasn't affected my music other than the fact that I don't have time to write any of it. That's no different from when I first started and I lived at home. I would play the guitar in the afternoon and then my mom or my dad would come home and I'd have to quit.
By : Paul Westerberg
If I would have listened, if I would have understood diabetes like I understood music, maybe these things wouldn't have happened.
By : Marvin Isley
I've made three musical movies which is pretty good considering that not many are made but I was lucky in other ways. I came along when independent movies were starting to boom.
By : Christopher Walken
Close friends contribute to our personal growth. They also contribute to our personal pleasure, making the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer, the laughter ring louder because they are there.
By : Judith Viorst