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We did an album one time called White Mansions, about the civil war, but it was written by a guy from England. His looking at…
Besides that, I felt guilty. I thought for some reason… I was alive, and Buddy and those boys were dead, and I didn’t know how,…
But ya know what, I am a part of something that happened. I’m a part of the music that happened. My voice is one more…
I never have any problem getting enthusiastic with a good song and a good band.
It was all devastating. I’d never dealt with losing anyone close to me, and I didn’t know where to put it in my life. I…
You know, I feel sorry for the young artists.
Because Ritchie Valens WAS the real deal. He was only starting, but in the time he spent in the business, he made big impact. I…
So I’m not very popular here with those inside the system, as you might guess. I never wanted to be.
Now, I was on drugs, and that didn’t help a whole lot. He hated that. That was part of where Chet and I had problems,…
You know, in the days when I started, if you had Chet Atkins’ name on your record as a producer and it was on RCA,…
Chet loved artists. He did. But he was caught up in the system. He had two hats. He had to have ’em because he did…
Finally, my manager negotiated a deal where I got to produce my own records.
And the whole thing is that you’re treated like a step-child. Here it was down here, everything in the black, because they were stealing, basically.…
I was king of the mountain for a long time, well, I don’t want that no more. I like to perform every once in a…
Cuz I was never pretty anyway and never cared anything about that.
A lot of times they don’t want to hear it. But you know, if some good is done to you, you should pass it on.
I mean, I think we’re put here on earth to make your own destiny, to begin with. I don’t think there’s anything you can do…
I didn’t aim at anything except good music.
Jessi is a great person. She really is. She’s been a friend to me all through all my bad times, and she’s understood what I…
Now, I don’t know how they judge all that, but if anybody in the world deserves to be in the Rock And Roll Hall Of…
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