Rock Song Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes On Rock Song

#1. Listen to the river sing sweet songs to rock my soul. - Author: Jerry Garcia
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#2. 'I Want To Hold Your Hand' is a great classic by Paul McCartney and John Lennon, I sure love that song. I did like the classic version, a rock-oriented song, then someone heard me do it with the Grant Green approach - Grant Green and Larry Young did it, with a bossa nova beat on the funky side. - Author: George Benson
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#3. I'm glad people think I'm a badass. I'm a rock and roller, and I'm an R&B and a blueswoman. I don't do fairy music, although I love Celtic music and sensitive music. There's a balance between ballads and kick-ass songs. - Author: Bonnie Raitt
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#4. With Rock Band, you can play along to Black Sabbath or Nirvana and possibly find new ways of appreciating their artistry by being allowed to perform parallel to it. Rock Band puts you inside the guts of a song. - Author: Carrie Brownstein
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#5. Me personally, I side more with punk rock bands. I grew up with The Misfits, The Dead Boys, The Damned, Dropkick Murphys, and early AFI. That was the stuff that really got me into music. Song writing wise, bands like Alkaline Trio were very important to me for beginning to write songs. - Author: Andy Biersack
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#6. In country and R&B, there's much more of that division between writers and performers, and that's where you see more of those [crossover] songs, but you don't get a lot of that coming out of the more pop and rock side of things. - Author: Alan Light
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#7. My task is set before me, girl
My mission clear and true
There'll be black knights and dragons, girl
But I will always come for you ... - Author: Emme Rollins
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#8. Our songs did not transcend being R&B hits. They were R&B hits that white kids were attracted to. And if people bought it, it became rock & roll. That's marketing. Why couldn't it still be R&B? The bass pattern didn't change. The song didn't change. It was still 'Yakety Yak' and 'Searchin'.' - Author: Jerry Leiber
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#9. What we feel most comfortable doing is playing loud, screaming rock songs. - Author: Dave Grohl
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#10. I was drawn to love songs, but I was just drawn to great music - no matter if it's hip-hop, pop, R&B or whether it's rock n' roll or country. It could be a Garth Brooks song, and if it's a smash, then I'll love the different wordplay and different melodies. That's what I'm a fan of - great music. - Author: Nayvadius Cash
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#11. As much as you don't want to say you are a vengeful person, when someone drags your name through the mud and plays press games and puts things out there like that, you are kind of like, alright. US Weekly will be gone next week, the songs I am writing won't. - Author: Kid Rock
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#12. 'She's Dynamite' was a 100 years ago, and I recorded that song because the company thought that it was a great song and it was hot. That was the beginning of rock n' roll, and I guess they thought it would be a BB King version of rock n' roll. - Author: B.B. King
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#13. Rock n' roll was a bad and evil thing. l remember once I was singing a Barry Manilow song, "Mandy," In the back seat of the car. It came on the radio, and I kind of sang with it, and I got smacked In the mouth because that song was "evil." - Author: Axl Rose
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#14. I tried to stick with what I knew best, which is writing rock n' roll songs and melodies. I am as passionate as I was when I was 20. - Author: Gary Cherone
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#15. New York was the inspiration for The Heart of Rock and Roll and Workin for a Livin. There are a lot of songs in the streets of New York. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#16. I have so many songs, it's ridiculous. I love so many different types of music and tend to write all over the map, style-wise. R&B, rock 'n' roll, screamers, pop, good-time songs. - Author: Taryn Manning
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#17. We played more rock music when we were writing the script. 'Renegade'. All of the Styx songs. All of the old '70's and '80's music, that's the stuff that's pounding in the background while we were doing this stuff. It's a part of those movies. - Author: Todd Farmer
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#18. This song ain't black or white and as far as I know it don't infringe on anyone's copyright. - Author: George Harrison
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#19. So I sang the first Italian song that came into my head, which turned out to be "Volare." I'm sure I need not mention at this point that I am a rock star, and it sounded fantastic. J.Lo - Author: Adam Rex
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#20. A lot of [my] songs have a sexuality to them, a vibe to them ... I call it sexy rock and roll. - Author: Scott Stapp
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#21. Everyone likes at least one Elvis song ... Me, I love them all. He was, is and will remain the ultimate rock star. - Author: Robbie Williams
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#22. There was a moment when Prince did rock & roll with a sponge-y seductive sound. I think that's what was in our head for 'Get On Your Boots.' But actually, the song is much more punk rock. - Author: Bono
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#23. Juliet, the dice were loaded from the start. / When you gonna realize it was just that the time was wrong, Juliet? - Author: Mark Knopfler
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#24. I swear by this song and by all that I have done wrong, I will make it all up to thee. - Author: Leonard Cohen
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#25. ... .For instance, I hated Pearl Jam at the time. I thought they were pompous blowhards. Now, whenever a Pearl Jam song comes on the car radio, I find myself pounding my fist on the dashboard, screaming, Pearl JAM! Pearl JAM! Now this is rock and roll! Jeremy's SPO-ken! But he's still al-LIIIIIVE! - Author: Rob Sheffield
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#26. Next time you must stay for tea and we'll all sit together on a rock and sing a song to the moon - Author: P.L. Travers
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#27. Most people don't listen to classical music at all, but to rock-and-roll or hillbilly songs or some album named Music To Listen To Music By ... - Author: Randall Jarrell
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#28. Radio is paid by advertising. They decide what songs to play that'll keep people listening. And that's what promoters and the Classic Rock people do. - Author: George Thorogood
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#29. I wanted to write a song that's known to the world as a classic, stadium-rock anthem. - Author: Joe Elliott
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#30. I don't really listen to rock music anymore. But were I to write a song that sounded like it could be a rock song, I'd probably give it to the Pornographers, and I'd be excited to try to make it work. - Author: Dan Bejar
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#31. I wrote a song with Kara DioGuardi called 'What If,' and it's a really beautiful song. It's kind of like a rock ballad. There's a lot of guitars and drums in it. - Author: Ashley Tisdale
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#32. Ryan stared at me as I pulled my phone out to see who was calling at this late
hour. "You have the Fraggle Rock theme song as your ring tone," he said, with a
bemused look on his face. "You are so weird. - Author: Diana Rowland
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#33. That's the beauty of creativity. It comes from the ether. I like to think, sometimes, it's like I haven't written it, it's more like I just reached up and grabbed it from somewhere. That song, 'Song of the Red Rock Mountain,' is one of them. I recorded it and thought, 'Where did that come from?' - Author: Alvin Lee
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#34. It's a bad place, brother. All ruins and bare rock. Only ever seen it from a distance and it gave me the frights. Something in the air (...) Just feels bad. The Lonak call it Maars Nir-Uhlin Sol, the Place of the Stolen Souls. - Author: Anthony Ryan
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#35. Writing songs, that's what gets me going. Not the drugs or the sex or the rock'n'roll behaviour, it's the music. - Author: Noel Gallagher
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#36. Every improv must be song specific. It has to grow organically out of the particular elements involved or it's just glib self-expression. I hate when I feel like I'm the lead guitarist in a rock band. We all gotta be going somewhere strong together, you know? - Author: David First
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#37. Every time I tried to tell you the words just came out wrong, so I'll have to say I love you in a song. - Author: Jim Croce
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#38. With a pop album you can listen to one or two songs from it, but a music album is really an experience. It's not something a whole lot of rock bands do. - Author: Dylan Baldi
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#39. But when you hear the complete album, it gets dark, really straight-up rock, with some really intimate moments with just me and the piano. It's not completely me because there are parts of me that aren't on that song, that are on the album. - Author: Vanessa Carlton
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#40. Paul McCartney is a genius ... Paul married Rock & Roll
to beauty, and forever raised the bar for composers,
musicians, and fans ... an incredible solo performer ...
the creator of our favorite songs ... - Author: Alec Baldwin
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#41. There is a limited supply of excellent songs, but I am not the only one. Paul McCartney, one of the best songwriters of all time, has only produced manure for the past 25 years. Rock musicians over 30 only produce unimportant material. - Author: Noel Gallagher
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#42. If I write songs and I think they sound good, then that's it. That's what I do. I'm not a technical musician, which is fine for rock and roll. - Author: Creed Bratton
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#43. Help them to learn songs of joy, instead of burn, baby, burn. - Author: Paul McCartney
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#44. It's like a little folk song. I think it might've been Harry Belafonte or someone like that who did it. And "Merry Christmas, Everybody" by Slade, which is a rock group - a rock-pop group who are very big over there. - Author: Nick Lowe
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#45. At the bottom of every leaf-stem is a cradle, and in it is an infant germ; the winds will rock it, the birds will sing to it all summer long, but the next season it will unfold and go alone. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#46. You rock so, you rock so, you dip so, you dip so, you skank so, you skank so, and don't be no drag! You come so, you come so, for reggae is another bag! - Author: Blake Lively
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#47. To me the most important thing is getting into a studio and making an album that is 12 or 14 amazing songs, getting up onstage, and making people happy by livening the rock. - Author: Dave Grohl
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#48. Thanks for the joy that you're givin' me
I want you to know I believe in your song
Rhythm and rhyme and harmony
You help me along, makin' me strong,
Give me the beat boys and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll
And drift away ... - Author: Dobie Gray
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#49. Today's folk song is rock and roll. Although it happened to emanate from America, that's not really important in the end because we wrote our own music and that changed everything. - Author: John Lennon
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#50. The boys in the office preferred Daft Punk and the song "Robot Rock" as an anthem, speaking excitedly and without irony about wanting to become robots one day. That made me wonder: Why? What's the pull of being a robot? - Author: Katherine Losse
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#51. To the U.S. and the world, I'm just known as some funny song and some funny music, some funny video guy. But in Korea I'm doing one of the biggest concerts; it's not a dance music concert. I'm playing with the band, so I change my every song to a rock song. - Author: Psy
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#52. Rock stars are like prophets. There's something about somebody who can get up on a stage and sing. And then when they write you songs, forget it, okay? - Author: Pamela Anderson
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#53. I've actually performed at Gay Pride in Atlanta three times in my career. I've always had a large gay following, particularly in the lesbian community. I am grateful for that. To me, it means my music transcends categories. It also means that I'm a cute girl singing a rock song in an alto voice! - Author: Jennifer Nettles
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#54. I can't help from drowning in your eyes. You make me wanna come and clean up all these lies. Let me up before I die. Mine. ~From Jaxon James' song, Mine - Author: Carlene Love
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#55. My music is rock. I listen to Red Hot Chili Peppers and I listen to one of my songs, and if I don't give you the same emotion, then I go back and re-spit. - Author: Kanye West
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#56. Those are the greatest fuckin' song lyrics I've ever heard. Let's start a rock 'n' roll band and make a million dollars. - Author: Danny Sugerman
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#57. There's a punk-rock attitude, clearly, to 'Hated.' There's even a punk-rock attitude to 'The Hangover,' I think. We start the movie with a Glenn Danzig song. - Author: Todd Phillips
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#58. My feelings are, if you're gonna lead a rock n' roll lifestyle, don't let it affect your work. I know I can stay up all night and still come in the next day and write a song, and nothing will stop me from doing it. I expect the same from everyone else. - Author: Marilyn Manson
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#59. Hit songs did not come out of musicals. Pop-rock was creating the hits. There were very few songs that made the charts out of any Broadway musical. - Author: Stephen Sondheim
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#60. Our eyes met and locked as the song came to a halt, followed by a screaming conclusion from the crowd, girls around us pressing me into the stage, forcing all the air out of my lungs, but I'd forgotten about doing anything so basic as breathing. - Author: Emme Rollins
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#61. It seemed like, in the early '80s, there was just a moment where there was suddenly no specific notion of what a rock band could be or what a song could be. - Author: Bucky Pope
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#62. Money's really - you know, song writing, yes, there's money to be made and things like that. But really, when you talk about the real money, you talk about touring. No question. - Author: Kid Rock
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#63. I feel like there's no subject that can't be sung about. I wrote a song dedicated to people with inflammatory bowel disease, and then I wrote about shoes. And mangoes. Every rock should be turned. - Author: Casey Abrams
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#64. I grew up listening to all kinds of music, everything from country to rock, pop, R&B and even rap, so for me, music is music and a great song is a great song. - Author: Jason Aldean
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#65. Berry's On Top is probably my favorite record of all time; it defines rock and roll. A lot of people have done Chuck Berry songs, but to get that feel is really hard. It's the rock and roll thing-the push-pull and the rhythm of it. - Author: Joe Perry
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#66. If you kiss me and then leave again to go write another
twangy song," she said, eyes closed, lips barely moving, "I swear to God, I will snap that guitar in half and feed it to you for breakfast."
"You use the prettiest words. - Author: Jamie Farrell
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#67. The idea of having an indie rock "career" while living in a remote backwater like Seattle was too ridiculous to contemplate. It was simply about having adventures, one day at a time, one song at a time. - Author: Bruce Pavitt
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#68. Johnny [Depp] got this rock 'n' roll old soul to him. If I say a song, he goes, 'Oh yeah. I know that song.' A song he shouldn't know, a song that's not his generation at all. So he might as well have been there. - Author: Alice Cooper
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#69. It's the same at a rock-and-roll concert. You have an opening number with a strong entrance; then you go through a lot of the old standards, building up to your hit song at the end. - Author: Marjoe Gortner
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#70. I'm listing to music all the time. I have favorite artists. Kid Rock loves the Civil Wars' song 'Barton Hollow.' We both said that's our favorite country song of the year. That knocks me out. - Author: Bob Seger
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#71. For music, I always just played music myself - and, I had rock bands and wrote songs and put bands together that were loud, but not especially good. That was sort of the place music had in my career. - Author: Michael Cerveris
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#72. I have to have music playing constantly. It creates the tone and mood for anything you are doing. I specifically love rock, and Jimi Hendrix is one of my favorite artists. My favorite song is 'Red House,' because it's heavy on the blues. - Author: Marisa Miller
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#73. I think my music is definitely country but it's got a little bit of that rock flair about it. I always try to find the things that everyday people deal with in their everyday lives and situations in the songs that I sing. - Author: Jason Aldean
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#74. We were orphans before we were ever the sons of these songs. - Author: The Gaslight Anthem , Orphans
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#75. Every rock song is some variation of 'Pull down your pants' - Author: Bruce Springsteen
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#76. The hungry and the haunted explode in a rock'n'roll band. - Author: Bruce Springsteen
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#77. You have to question the originality of your life when it can be captured perfectly in the lyrics of a rock song. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#78. Dance music cannot compete with a really great rock n' roll song. There ain't no DJ that's gonna play something that can take 'Mr Brightside' or 'Don't Look Back In Anger.' - Author: Brandon Flowers
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#79. She always says I'm the best friend that she's ever had... how do you hang up on someone who needs you that bad? ~From 'Laura' on The Nylon Curtain - Author: Billy Joel
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#80. Strumming my pain with his fingers, singing my life with his words, killing me softly with his song. - Author: Roberta Flack
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#81. When I was in high school, there were these British blues-rock-type bands with really good guitar players that would jam on one song for half an hour. And as much as I was amazed by some of those guitar players, seeing them prompted me to make a note that that's not something I could do. - Author: David Byrne
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#82. If Mozart were around now he would write a killer rock song. - Author: Vanessa Carlton
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#83. We didn't land on plymouth rock, Plymouth rock landed on us. - Author: Malcolm X
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#84. Soft soft heart, love falls apart, soft soft lips, mine not his, spell it out in the sand, I am just a simple man. Soft soft heart, fly away come back. - Author: Carlene Love
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#85. And then of course the music sprang up, lousy rock as bold and dull as a giant potato. "Love this song," Todd said, like it was unusually brave to like what was number one on the radio ... - Author: Daniel Handler
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#86. She has her eyes closed, looking lost to the song and completely oblivious to what's happening around her, or at how she's affecting everyone in the room. I wonder if she's aware of how amazing she is? - Author: A.R. Von
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#87. There are songs about abortions, about slashing your arms with razors, about imagining your own funeral in New Orleans, about rock stars cheating on their wives, sex. - Author: Courtney Love
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#88. If someone is sad, they put on a song, or if someone wants to rock out, and they want to get into a good mood, they put on music. Just being able to be a part of something like that I feel like was my ultimate push to do music. - Author: Adam Hicks
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#89. I nod, trying to get the image out of my head of Raffe dancing to some rock song. possibly buck naked. - Author: Susan Ee
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#90. I wrote the song 'Angels Standing By' ... to try and soothe myself - rock myself to sleep, basically - because I was so scared and stressed. - Author: Jewel
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#91. I have to admit. Saying goodbye - leaving Bonnie. Was one of the hardest things I've ever done in my entire life. It actually hurt ... - Author: A.R. Von
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#92. I prefer rock music - my favorites are R.E.M. and Matthew Sweet - but I think that if Dr. Buckley played Matthew Sweet, some of her patients would not like it. Matthew Sweet has a song called "Sick of Myself," and I am pretty sure that is exactly the wrong song name for a therapist's waiting room. - Author: Craig Lancaster
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#93. Whether it be a reggae song, rock song, a love song, the main thing was just to, whatever I was feeling, to try to capture that emotion. - Author: Bruno Mars
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#94. For every Foo Fighters record, we've had two or three beautiful, acoustic-based songs, but they never usually make their way to the record, because we want to make rock records. - Author: Dave Grohl
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#95. That's one of the things that always grabbed me about rock music: There's a song, and you know how it goes, and you can sort of predict it, but a lot is left up to chance and interaction. - Author: Greg Saunier
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#96. You have an hour and a half or two hours - maybe two and a half hours - in a movie, and it has to be a self-contained three-act structure. It's like a rock and roll song. Certain things have to happen for it to be a toe-tapper and get people excited, leaving the theater. - Author: Jon Favreau
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#97. Roadrunner wanted to make Born in the Flood the next Nickelback, but I didn't want to be that. I didn't want to be a huge rock star playing songs I didn't like. I didn't want to be stuck playing 'Anthem,' the song everybody liked but I didn't want to put on the record, for the next five years. - Author: Nathaniel Rateliff
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#98. Rock'n'roll starts between the legs and goes through the heart, then to the head. As long as it does those three things, it's a great rock song. - Author: John Mellencamp
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#99. I think that the blues is in everything, so it's not possible to neglect it. You hear somebody go 'Ooh ooh oooh,' and that's the blues. You hear a rock n' roll song. That's the blues. Somebody playing a guitar solo? They're playing the blues. - Author: Wynton Marsalis
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#100. No, there's something about the sing-song cadence of children's music that has its place in rock. - Author: Dave Grohl
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