” Rock & roll fan that I am, Thelonious Monk is probably my favorite musical artist. “


” The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a canonizing institution. Jann Wenner has worked to make Rolling Stone the keeper of the canon since 1970. I don’t like that, because he uses institutional power and he uses economic power to enforce those standards. “


” Anyway, you know, when Richard Meltzer said rock and roll died in ’68, what he means is Jefferson Airplane were no longer his buddies, that’s what he really means. He means it in a political way: that was when the artists and the audience found themselves on different levels. “


” I am one of the barbarians – I love rock and roll. “



All 4 Robert Christgau Quotes about Rock in picture


Rock & roll fan that I am, Thelonious Monk is probably my favorite musical artist.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a canonizing institution. Jann Wenner has worked to make Rolling Stone the keeper of the canon since 1970. I don
Anyway, you know, when Richard Meltzer said rock and roll died in
I am one of the barbarians - I love rock and roll.

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