The past has infinite value if one learns from it.
It is hard to understand addiction unless you have experienced it.
It was both exciting and frustrating to work with an orchestral group.
I actually never knew Peter Green but I do respect his early work very much.
All of us would like for everybody to be the kind of person we want them to be.
People often forget this - a vinyl album could only contain a maximum of 20 minutes per side!
I lived in an area where there were a lot of rock musicians, and we got together regularly in our studios.
If you want to capitulate to what commercial needs are, you can always be commercially valuable, but I'm not interested in being that.
I always write lyrics first and the rhythm and the melody come from the lyrics. It always comes from the lyrics: words have rhythm and words have melody.
THE GODS was my first professional band and I learned a lot during that time. It was very cool playing with so many great musicians as it helped me to learn.