If I'm interested in what I'm doing, other people will be interested in it.
People sort of know me for that solo piano music I did.
I missed out on my teenage years. I led a sheltered life. I was practicing scales instead of playing football.
That's what my life is, writing songs.
I'm content with making records, but I don't want to be doing the same thing all the time.
Time plays a role in almost every decision. And some decisions define your attitude about time.
Growing up in Wales was a pretty Draconian experience with religion.
Even if you're improvising, the fact that beforehand you know certain things will work helps you make those improvisations successful. It really helps to have a certain amount of knowledge about musical structure.
I never use the word, it's loaded. What love means to me is need.
If you're all loaded up on love, you haven't got anywhere else to go.
I'm writing a movie about Mozart going to New York in the '60s. I've been reading so many novels.
In cities like New York and Austin, there's much more of a social context for music than in other places.
All of the sudden the audiences started getting younger and the spread of the attendance was really wide. I think it's as a result of the records selling more that they started following our careers.
The value of having a computer, to me, is that it'll remember everything you do. It's a databank.