” When people see you have a song on MTV, they think you are doing well – but you know, the way the traditional label deal was set up, it is really hard for an artist, unless they sold a lot, to see anything. “


” I think I’m different from a lot of singer-songwriters because some of my favorite singer-songwriters told stories. Like John Prine. “


” I always did go against the singer-songwriter form. I think I’ve always had a lot of storytelling songs. “


” When I write songs, I like to write lyrics first, and I think that’s different from a lot of singer-songwriters. But I heard Sammy Cahn was asked what comes first, the lyrics or the music, and he said, ‘The paycheck. “


” I haven’t learned anything new on guitar since high school. And I think it’s time to learn something. “



All 5 Jill Sobule Quotes about Think in picture


When people see you have a song on MTV, they think you are doing well - but you know, the way the traditional label deal was set up, it is really hard for an artist, unless they sold a lot, to see anything.
I think I
I always did go against the singer-songwriter form. I think I
When I write songs, I like to write lyrics first, and I think that
I haven

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