Quotes About The Father Of Modern Chicago Blues: Muddy Waters

“It was Muddy Waters who took the Delta blues north to Chicago, electrified the sound, and changed the course of popular music as we know it. That’s pretty much the judgment of history, and it is mine as well.” Continue reading

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Patti Page Quotes

Patti Page was one of America’s favorite popular singers of the 1950s. She was one of the top-selling female singers in history with more than 100 million record sales. Continue reading

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Hector Berlioz Quotes

Hector Berlioz (1803 – 1869) was a French composer, conductor, and music critic. He influenced a generation of composers to adopt a musical style called Romanticism. Continue reading

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Quotes About Modest Mussorgsky

“Mussorgsky, in his vocal efforts, appears wilfully eccentric. His style impresses the Western ear as barbarously ugly.” – Edward Dannreuther
The Oxford History of Music (Oxford: Clarendon, 1905) vol. 6, p. 321
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Lil Jon Quotes

Lil Jon, real name Jonathan Smith, is known for performing a style of hip-hop called “crunk.” Continue reading

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Top 15 Fiddle Quotes

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10 Best Merle Haggard Quotes

  1. “Guitar playing is very important to me. It’s like golf to some other people; it’s important to me that I play good.” – Merle Haggard
  2. “To be part of what you’re singing about is somewhat painful. You’ve got to climb inside it all.” Continue reading
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Berry Gordy Quotes

Berry Gordy, Jr. is a record producer and songwriter who founded Motown Records, the company that changed the face of American popular music. Continue reading

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Danny Brown Quotes

Danny Brown is a hip-hop artist from the Dexter-Linwood area of Detroit, Michigan known for his distinct, high-pitched voice, songs that pretty much focus exclusively on hoes and MDMA. Continue reading

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15 Quotes By Lester Bangs About Other Musicians

  1. “The great thing about The Clash of course is that they keep searching for answers beyond that.” – Lester Bangs
  2. “I hate Stanley Clark, but I have to admit he’s playing Jazz whether I like it or not.” – Lester Bangs
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