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When I used to go to Elvis’s house was always a nightmare trying to get into the house because of so many fans outside the…
When Elvis was performing, you just tried to figure out a way to get there. I think he set all the records and anyone that…
There was a lot of great writing couples, but I try to do it all myself. And it was practically impossible, but I still managed…
There are some good songs, but not the kind of song-writing that I remember, that I like. Springsteen still does it. Paul Simon, and there…
No, I got my web site going and said I have the record out. People were just falling on the floor – they couldn’t believe…
I was lucky enough to first meet Elvis at his house in Bel Air and he used to invite different artists, singers and musicians, to…
I think, describing Elvis for me would be a very generous king. He was the king of rock and roll, will always be. He’s whats…
I think to just single out a highlight of Elvis’s career is pretty much impossible. As far as being a fan of his, a lifetime…
I think Ingmar Bergman, Francoise Truffaut – all these people created images in my mind, beautiful pictures, I loved what was known at that time…
The happy story right now is the full page in Vanity Fair, which gives me a great deal of exposure.
I went to art school, I think it helped me a great deal because it taught me who I am.
I always went with my agenda, I just couldn’t execute it.
Elvis was, at least the times I was around him, Elvis was a practical joker. He was always, had some little mischievous something going.
Well, as an artist, I think that Elvis’s generosity to me he always talked very highly about me, he always spoke very highly about my…
We have to set our own agenda, we have to set our own standards, we have to be very strong about what we want, we…
I would think, to me, growing up in the south, growing up with all the gospel music, singing in the church and having that rhythm…
I mean, I can sit down with a guitar, and in fact, we do two, three songs with just guitar and percussion.
Ignorance is kind of bliss.
And unless you have that sense of being creative, people think you’re just working all the time.
I’m very interested to see how this new painting will go – I know I want it big and stark, and as I said, I…
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