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The deeper I get into my life as a musician, I’m discovering that it becomes less and less about other people, and more about what…
My pat line about the Cubs and payroll is that the amount of merchandise the Cubs would sell off a world series championship would more…
More than any audience in the world, Americans will cross their arms, stare at you and say, ‘OK, whaddya got?’ – no matter how many…
I’m definitely responsible for coming in with some basic chord changes, or ideas. Everybody in the band looks to me to come up with the…
I don’t think people buy records because of anything that happens on Facebook. They buy records cause they’re friends say ‘I bought this record and…
I didn’t grow up with my mother, and so losing her for real was like, some sort of latent childhood, some sort of unresolved issue.…
I did 13-something years of talking to wrestlers and promoters about why they did certain things and why they booked matches a certain way and…
You will never see the four original Pumpkins on stage ever again, unless it’s a Hall of Fame thing. But you would never see a…
I think when I listen to old records, it puts me back in the atmosphere of what it felt like to make the record and…
There’s a difference between being a poseur and being someone who’s so emotionally challenged they’re kind of just doing their best to show you what…
I mean my point as an artist is I’m on my own little weird journey across the sky here and whether or not anybody’s listening,…
I think I’m an artistic radical, and I think I’ll be recognized as one. I’m a really good musician and a songwriter, but I think…
Most of my arguments with musicians through the years have had more to do with their attitude about music, or their attitude about their own…
I started thinking that if post modernism is about people opening up all their skeletons, I’m going the other way. I don’t want anyone knowing…
You’re in a band 24 hours a day.
You just reach a point sometimes with somebody where it just doesn’t work.
When you actually like each other, it translates to the music.
Well, all rock and roll is based in artifice.
Ultimately, running a band is about the relationships you have with people.
To me, it’s the folly of man to make God human.
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