KRS One

In His Own Words: KRS One – Definition of Hip Hop

KRS-One on iTunes.   “Hip is to know, it’s a form of intelligence. To be hip is to be update and relevant. Hop is a form of movement, you can’t just observe a hop, you gotta hop up and do it. Hip and hop is more than music  Hip is the Knowledge, hop is the…

PJ Harvey

In Her Own Words: PJ Harvey on Interviews

PJ Harvey has tour dates here. “I don’t loathe interviews, I’m just one of those people who makes music because I find it difficult to talk.” -PJ Harvey facebook / website VIDEO NOTES PJ Harvey – The Hope Six Demolition Project New Album Out Now Directed by Seamus Murphy Produced by James Wilson Edited by Sebastian…

Glenn Frey

In His Own Words: Glenn Frey on making records

Glenn Frey on the structure on records.   “It seems when I put together records, as Henley used to say, they’re just like movies. They should have action, tension, love scenes, places to relax.” – Glenn Frey   EAGLES website  /  facebook   GLENN FREY 1948 – 2016 kindly share

James Hetfield

In His Own Words: James Hetfield talks Donald J. Trump

James Hetfield is a singer and guitar player in a rock band.   “Everyone has an opinion about Donald Trump, I think. My opinion stays with me. I’m a singer and guitar player in a rock band. I hate politics. I don’t wanna talk about politics. It’s not important to me. What’s important to me is…

rodney crowell

In His Own Words: When Rodney Crowell Met Hank Williams

Rodney Crowell – Close Ties pre-order on iTunes.   “My father took me to see Hank Williams on December 14th, 1952, I was two years and four months of age. And I remember a little cool eddy of hair hitting my cheek and I remember the smell of his hair oil, and I remember the mingling…

Suzanne Vega - Lover, Beloved: Songs from an Evening with Carson McCullers

Suzanne Vega

Suzanne Vega – Lover, Beloved: Songs from an Evening with Carson McCullers, OUT NOW. “My mother wanted me to understand that as a woman I could do pretty much whatever I wanted to, that I didn’t have to use sex or sexuality to define myself.” – Suzanne Vega   kindly share

Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey Quotes.     “When you’re an introvert like me and you’ve been lonely for a while, and then you find someone who understands you, you become really attached to them. It’s a real release.” ― Lana Del Rey   Website   /    Twitter         SPONSOR kindly share

Moby

When Moby Discovered Hope from Diana Ross

Moby has a stunning memoir; Porcelain, OUT NOW Penguin.   ‘Diana Ross was promising me that there was a world that wasn’t stained with sadness and resignation. Somewhere there was a world that was sensual and robotic and hypnotic. And clean,’  ‘A disco song on AM radio had given me a glimmer of hope: Someday…