Today jazz is still very much alive. Everywhere I go there's a new generation of musicians.
By : Toots Thielemans
In cities like New York and Austin, there's much more of a social context for music than in other places.
By : John Cale
I'm not terribly happy about rock and roll. Certain rock music is uninspiring, numbing
By : Manuel Puig
There's nothing like living a long time to create a depth and soulfulness in your music.
By : Bonnie Raitt
Music is the social act of communication among people, a gesture of friendship, the strongest there is.
By : Malcolm Arnold
The most important thing is to follow your instinct and get involved with some friends who have similar tastes and aspirations and like music as much as you do.
By : Mick Taylor
A young musician plays scales in his room and only bores his family. A beginning writer, on the other hand, sometimes has the misfortune of getting into print.
By : Marguerite Yourcenar
There is no music that can't be used politically, but the motives behind the creation of that music can be non-political.
By : Earle Brown