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I mean, I haven’t been completely lacking in some enjoyment of Chuck Berry or Buddy Holly. But I just didn’t pay attention to that period…
You had to go to a different part of town from where I was to get Muddy Waters singles. I had him on singles.
Yeah, I don’t like, um, I’m not interested in rock ‘n’ roll piano. I find it a little grating.
Well, I was interested in playing the piano from as early as I can remember.
Well, I don’t think it ever did, but in the early ’60s I got interested in folk music.
The primary one being, like I said, I don’t like rock ‘n’ roll piano.
That’s my only active wish. I think if I sang like Don Henley, this would be a lot more agreeable business.
So I guess I had, I think they tell me I had, about three years total of piano lessons, off and on.
My memory is not even what most people’s is, much less what it oughta be for a discussion like this.
Recording at home enables one to eliminate the demo stage, and the presentation stage in the studio, too.
My first album is like a terrible John Hammond album, with drums.
My father was a boxer, though. So, I have a particular interest in Ray Mancini, I think.
Mutineer is the first album of mine without a demo stage.
I’m not a big jazz fan.
I played a lot of real normal, straight sessions.
I wish I sang better.
I missed jazz, kind of. And by the time I came to it in life, it was too intimidating to enjoy thoroughly.
But I can’t say that I didn’t like John Hammond’s performances often better than the originals.
I had a good guitar, and I was a young, young kid.
I loved Hendrix. I mean, really, really loved him. As if he were one of the great classical composers. And he was. That’s how I…
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