” I like the idea that songs can communicate in a way no other media can. That’s why I write them. “


” Art can contextualise and buttress fame. So rather than being antagonistic in the way Fugazi would have had it in 1989, particularly in the present, maybe they are one – they belong to one another. “


” Fame can amplify the message of art in a remarkable, meaningful way. “


” What music can do so well is tell the truth in a subjective way. “


” Kanye has this discursive way of working, getting input from a range of people, that I thought was really cool. “



All 5 David Longstreth Quotes about Way in picture


I like the idea that songs can communicate in a way no other media can. That
Art can contextualise and buttress fame. So rather than being antagonistic in the way Fugazi would have had it in 1989, particularly in the present, maybe they are one - they belong to one another.
Fame can amplify the message of art in a remarkable, meaningful way.
What music can do so well is tell the truth in a subjective way.
Kanye has this discursive way of working, getting input from a range of people, that I thought was really cool.

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