Avant-garde music is sort of research music. You're glad someone's done it but you don't necessarily want to listen to it.
By : Brian Eno
The musician - if he be a good one - finds his own perception prompted by the poet's perception, and he translates the expression of that perception from the terms of poetry into the terms of music.
By : John Drinkwater
There's a certain kind of motion and pacing that our music has, and this just doesn't have that. We just kind of rushed to the conclusion of most of the songs. I just would've preferred to done them over.
By : Branford Marsalis
We'll see some simplistic players for a while, who'll then get into more complicated things and evolve with their instruments. This is a cycle that happens over and over again in music.
By : Billy Sheehan
I loved the Brazilian music I played. But this is finally me. For the first time I think it's really me.
By : Herbie Mann
All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me... You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
By : Walt Disney
But when I was a teenager, the idea of spending the rest of my life in a factory was real depressing. So the idea that I could become a musician opened up some possibilities I didn't see otherwise.
By : Wayne Kramer
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
By : Edgar Allan Poe
I have complete artistic control, and I just do my best album every time and trust it to fate.
By : Susannah McCorkle
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