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What I see for the band by the end of this year is the Complex live at the Montreux Jazz Festival. I want my guys…
The lyrics came out of necessity. When we started writing the record, we started in a more fusion environment and that got boring really quick…
I think that the jazzy approach that I have is based on the way that I hear music and in the way I play a…
If you can get a twelve year-old kid to go listen to Thelonius Monk, what more do you want? Do you want a big pile…
But back then the thing that saved me was the music, and it’s certainly the music that saves me now. The music, my family and…
At first it was a bit daunting, but once I started to do it, the more I got into it, the more I started enjoying…
My brother was always in bands and on the road when I was a kid and he was my inspiration. He never made it with…
People just expect you to show up, be a cartoon character of yourself, take your money and go home. But don’t screw up to the…
When I’m at home I practice everyday.
The thing I try to do the most is to play in terms of the song and play in terms of what I’m hearing.
No one writes about the emotional things you go through.
If you put the right things out there the right things will happen.
I take my craft very seriously.
I feel really good in the teacher role.
Had I joined a straight rock band, I’m sure my drumming would be a little bit different right now.
I can’t take days off and play like I did last night. Maybe some people can, but I can’t.
All he wants to do is practice and that’s all he does, all day long. That’s what it takes if you want to change the…
My brother and I had a real love-hate relationship with my success. There was some bitterness there that I didn’t understand until recently, but I…
I’ve always seen my drumming as lyrical anyway.
You start to look at it with a deeper respect and I think that deeper respect for what you do builds more self-respect.
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