Tag Archives: Jazz

15 Quotes By Lester Bangs About Other Musicians

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

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Jaco Pastorius Quotes

Jaco Pastorius, is the maestro of the fretless electric bass guitar.

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Eubie Blake Quotes

Eubie Blake was one of the most important figures in early 20th-century African American music, and one whose longevity made him a storehouse of the history of ragtime and early jazz music and culture.

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Gene Krupa Quotes

Eugene Bertram “Gene” Krupa was one of the most influential drummers in history known for transforming the drums from merely time-keeping to a prominent role as a solo instrument.

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Blossom Dearie Quotes

Blossom Dearie, the American jazz singer and pianist who was known for her distinctive little-girl voice.

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Donald Fagen Quotes

Musician and songwriter Donald Fagen, best known as the co-founder (along with partner Walter Becker) and lead singer of the rock band Steely Dan.

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Tony Bennett Quotes

Tony Bennett is one of the most successful legendary jazz and popular musicians of our time. He’s one of the world’s best-selling musicians, with 17 Grammy Awards to his name.

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Top 10 Fiona Apple Quotes

“I’m not used to not having enough time to live with the songs. Usually, if I write something, I live with it for a little while.” – Fiona Apple “As a person who performs on stage, it’s good to be … Continue reading

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Quotes by Buddy Rich

Below are some quotes from the world’s greatest drummer Buddy Rich: “Every drummer that had a name, had a name because of his individual playing. He didn’t sound like anybody else, So everybody that I ever listened to, in some … Continue reading

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Freddie Hubbard Quotes

“When I got started in New York, it wasn’t like it is now. If you were different from Miles and Dizzy, it was very difficult to make gigs and make money with your own style.” – Freddie Hubbard. “Dizzy used … Continue reading

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