At the art college in Edinburgh someone arranged for some London groups to come up and play. I was in a supporting band, with Bernie Green I think. Derek Bailey was one of the visiting musicians. He seemed to like my playing and asked me to come down to London.
By : Jamie Muir
I like Rufus Wainwright a whole lot. He makes me wanna be even more musical.
By : Edie Brickell
I was approached by Oxfam to go to Mali as their ambassador and get involved in their various initiatives out there. But I felt that was missing the point of using me, a musician.
By : Damon Albarn
Music creates order out of chaos: for rhythm imposes unanimity upon the divergent, melody imposes continuity upon the disjointed, and harmony imposes compatibility upon the incongruous.
By : Yehudi Menuhin
Ironically, that was quite a bit of the appeal of Rumours. It's equally interesting on a musical level and as a soap opera.
By : Lindsey Buckingham
Too many of these writers in the music papers, they are misunderstanding everything. The disco sound is not art or anything so serious.
By : Giorgio Moroder
San Francisco has always been my favorite booing city. I don't mean the people boo louder or longer, but there is a very special intimacy. When they boo you, you know they mean you. Music, that's what it is to me. One time in Kezar Stadium they gave me a standing boo.
By : George Halas
Def Leppard is obviously a different band that we are, but the music work well tighter. And the audiences seem work well together too. We are opening, but we're having a good time.
By : Joan Jett
My older brother and myself always played together in bands, but we never knew we would be professional musicians.
By : Wynton Marsalis