Find the best quotes by Evan Dando.
When I was 14 years old, I was a huge fan of the Velvets, the Stooges and the Modern Lovers. They are my three favourite…
See, to me, rock’n’roll doesn’t have any point. It’s just fun. It has a million different angles and they’re all valid. But I think rock…
I was trying to spend it as quickly as possible. Because I’m so lazy, all that money created a block. I was flying around the…
I don’t write down my experiences, but I have a very decent memory. I have tons of books in which I write down phrases as…
I’d forgotten what it was like to play music and have it be fun so I decided to stop. I wasn’t even sure if I…
You know more about me than I do about myself, that’s probably true.
When I write a song, it’s all about the riff – the riff first, then the words come later.
The best songs I write in 20 minutes.
Some of our stuff ends up looking too corporate. I’m going to be a lot stricter from now on.
Since Elizabeth, I certainly live a healthier lifestyle.
Rock stars wanting to write is even worse than wanting to act in movies, right?
My high-school dream was to be in a band, pay my rent and eat – and I’ve been able to do that for 20 years.…
It’s better when you have your wife with you, more fun.
I was hanging out with Jonathan Richman last night.
It is hard, though, ‘cos record labels love to boss you around. I won’t let them do that anymore.
I need the money. People don’t understand how little money you make in a band.
I lie around and play guitar, that’s something I do for sure. In fact that’s all I do, I think.
I have to make rock records occasionally.
For me, it’s all about The Dubliners by James Joyce. I love The Dead.
I guess I’m about ready to promote myself in a more human way. I don’t feel quite so insecure.
Explore More Topics →