I don’t have a definition of Jazz. You’re just supposed to know it when you hear it.
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When I start writing songs and it turns into an overly belabored intellectual process, I just throw it out.
I’m always interested in looking forward toward the future. Carving out new ways of looking at things.
Theres such a cynicism about the phrase I laughed all the way to the bank. Its as though money is what youre doing, rather than playing music. If youre playing a money game, why not get into banking?
I’ve noticed that the more adventurous and in that mode that I am, it seems that the more the audience really likes it.
I started to like blues, I guess, when I was about 6 or 7 years old. There was something about it, because nobody else played that kind of music.