Marc Ribot - Quotes

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Influence, people think about it as someone you like but influence is also what you're revolted by. In fact, often it's what you're running away from.

Influence, people think about it as someone you like but influence is also what you're revolted by. In fact, often it's what you're running away from.

I'm not a really good classical guitarist by any means, but what I learned from this is a way of working very slowly on solo pieces and I enjoyed working on these pieces of John's. They were not written for solo guitar but a lot of them were easy to adapt. ---->>>

Good is the director who lets you do what you have to do. ---->>>

Jazz is a music of great achievements but speed and chops serve a different function in jazz. ---->>>

I claimed identity as Jewish musicians for political reasons, because most of us were touring in Germany and, at this time, twelve years ago, there was a strong resurgence of Nazism in the places we were touring and part of that was on the music scene. ---->>>

I hate nostalgia, I want nothing to do with it. ---->>>

Modern instruments were designed to throw sound all in one direction. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-21, 1954
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Occupation: Musician

Marc Ribot (; born May 21, 1954) is an American guitarist and composer. His work has touched on many styles, including no wave, free jazz, rock, and Cuban music. Ribot is also known for collaborating with other musicians, most notably Tom Waits, Elvis Costello, Vinicio Capossela, and composer John Zorn (wikipedia)