” I’m a hybrid-genre person, which a lot of people find confusing. I grew up listening to American country music and rock n’ roll made between 1955 and 1959. The Everly Brothers and Chuck Berry were my first musical loves and are still what I am most moved by. Roy Orbison came a little bit later. “


” Even for the people in the business who are real music lovers it’s really about putting things in the right boxes, and my style doesn’t fit into a box. “


” For a long time I was trying to be poppier and younger. I didn’t want to be on public radio or do any of that stuff for older people. Then I realized that that is exactly what I listen to. “


” There’s this bubblegum pop thing which is prevalent now that we haven’t had before. People’s ears are slightly de-tuned, they’ve been exposed to this weird synthetic, implausibly upbeat, Mickey Mouse stuff which I think is just weird, it’s not really a human sound. “


” People think unless you have loops and electronics and so on, you must be in your 50s. I quite like a lot of things that have loops and sequencers, but I couldn’t really be bothered. “


” To say how you would react if you were really storming the charts and had people running around after you… who’s to say how any of us would deal with that. “



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For a long time I was trying to be poppier and younger. I didn
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People think unless you have loops and electronics and so on, you must be in your 50s. I quite like a lot of things that have loops and sequencers, but I couldn
To say how you would react if you were really storming the charts and had people running around after you... who
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