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A woman scorned is an old theme in country music. I think what's changed are the values from which the music reflects real life.
Steven Curtis Chapman

When you are drumming and really feeling the music, the beat, it is like you are transported to a different place, where you feel so exhilirated and calm through your whole body.
Mickey Hart

There's nothing better than making music, other than knowing lots of people are listening to your music!
Artful Dodger

I have made great music stone cold sober and awful music while on psychotropic drugs, it's just whatever's happening at the time, sometimes it is coming from the supernatural.
Jim Diamond

I've dated the sweet mama's boy, the musician rocker, the struggling artist - basically a lot of people without jobs.
Alyssa Milano

Jazz is for everybody. The bottom line is that we believe jazz is really good music and deserves to be presented in the right way
James Morrison

No, my music career is not over! I am just exploring my options [on trying her hand at TV presenting]
Kelly Osbourne

A sculptor is a person who is interested in the shape of things, a poet in words, a musician by sounds.
Henry Moore

We got into music to avoid a job, and get lots of girls.
Paul McCartney

I can't think of a music genre that I don't listen to, apart from easy listening, actually. And indie.
Jade Jagger

The music has a sexy vibe. That's my brand - what people want from me.
Paris Hilton

Music is what turns me on!
Karen Mulder

Hell is full of musical amateurs.
George Bernard Shaw

Architecture in general is frozen music.
Friedrich Von Schelling

Gospel music is the purest thing there is on this earth.
Elvis Presley

We can all make music individually. But we are smart enough to know that the music we make together is far better.
Peter Buck

I can't re-define music every week!
Arthur Baker

I think for our fans, the one thing Sugababes has come to stand for above all else is our consistent and unique style of music
Keisha Sugababes

Nothing is capable of being well set to music that is not nonsense.
Joseph Addison

Having played with other musicians, I don't even think the Beatles were that good
George Harrison

Music is a funny thing, and the line between being a great player and a truly great player often comes down to determination more than technique.
Leila Josefowicz

I considered the years in Hollywood nothing but an interim. What I always wanted was to be was a musical comedy star.
Arlene Dahl

One good thing about music, when it hits, you feel no pain.
Bob Marley

A belting track that still sounds great today. Vinyl was and will for ever be the greatest format for music. I loved hearing the warm crackles on some of my mums old vinyl records [goody two shoes]
Christian O'connell

If music be the food of love play on
William Shakespeare

Music makes me high on stage and that's the truth, it's like almost being addicted to music.
Jimi Hendrix

By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet.
Thomas Merton

A leader faces the music even when they don't like the tune.
Anonymous

There is something suspicious about music, gentlemen. I insist that she is, by her nature, equivocal. I shall not be going too far in saying at once that she is politically suspect.
Thomas Mann

I'm a musician so you have to bear with me from time to time when I get into one of my more creative moods!
Chad Hugo

Once you're successful with a certain kind of music, it's hard not to have faith in it as a means to stay successful.
Roberta Flack

If you have a recital to do, you have to memorise the songs. I never use music when I do recitals. It produces an instant barrier, both for yourself and the audience.
Bryn Terfel

Although I am flexible and ready to take advice, I can't carry an umbrella of thoughts over my head that would distract me and affect my music making.
Zubin Mehta

My music is best understood by children and animals.
Igor Stravinsky

A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later.
Stanley Kubrick

Musically I wanted to explore my songwriting, branching out into my music. Iíve been playing blues since I started, and I wanted to go in more of a soul, R&B direction.
Jonny Lang

Music makes me high on stage, and that's the truth. It's like being almost addicted to music.'
Jimi Hendrix

I'm very keen on country music - Dolly Parton is sensational.
Joan Bakewell

Learning music by reading about it is like making love by mail.
Luciano Pavarotti

I'm bored with music between 1955 and 1980. I'm completely bored. I can't listen to a rock and roll record. I can't do it. I would rather listen to hogs screwing.
Sting

A [music] video is based on a song. I think you can get glimpses of people's presence within that. There's some people you enjoy watching more than others.
Taylor Dane

There is hardly any money interest in art, and music will be there when money is gone.
Duke Ellington

Robbie does nothing for me, either his music or him as a guy!
Natalie Imbruglia

And hears thy stormy music in the drum!
Thomas Campbell

There's sure no passion in the human soul, But finds its food in music
George Lillo

I wanted to be very serious about being a musician - a guy who cares a lot about the music and the band and why we did it in the first place
Jason Lee

A musician cannot move others unless he too is moved.
C P E Bach

Rap is poetry set to music. But to me it's like a jackhammer.
Bette Midler

I consider myself a poet first and a musician second. I live like a poet and I'll die like a poet.
Bob Dylan

Do not take up music unless you would rather die than not do so.
Nadia Boulanger



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