All music is folk music. I ain't never heard a horse sing a song.
All music is folk music, I ain't never heard no horse sing a song.
Musicians don't retire; they stop when there's no more music in them.
Jazz is what I play for a living.
There are some people that if they don't know, you can't tell 'em.
If you still have to ask, shame on you.
If you gotta ask, you'll never know.
At first it was just a misdemeanor, but then you lost the "mis-de" and you just got meaner and meaner..
The way they're treating my people in the South, the government can go to hell.
The Brick House was one of the toughest joints I ever played in ... Guys would drink and fight one another like circle saws. Bottles would come flying over the bandstand like crazy and there was lots of plain common shooting and cutting. But somehow all that jive didn't faze me at all. I was so happy to have some place to blow my horn.