It's definitely an influence, I mean how can you not say you are influenced to play rock.

Mike Lowry on influence

We became good friends with Galactic as well.

Mike Lowry on friends

It was awesome because we were doing Ramones songs.

Mike Lowry on awesome

If somebody comes to a neighborhood coffee hour, or goes to a discussion group, and they have a discussion, I do think that people really walk away with a real understanding of the issues.

Mike Lowry on coffee

You can say that Wayne Coyne sounds like Neil Young.

Mike Lowry on neil

And in a democracy, when we say we're mad at what's going on, what we need to be saying is we're mad at ourselves.

Mike Lowry on democracy

We ought to be doing that with decent standard housing but if we have people who are absolutely on the streets in this case, I think it makes sense that tent cities are preferred to not having tent cities.

Mike Lowry on absolutely

Enterprise Washington is economic development in areas of high unemployment around the state of Washington.

Mike Lowry on areas

We have always wanted to write songs and be experimental in that way.

Mike Lowry on experimental

We have an electronic vein we have tapped and applied it to a rock setting like tons of bands out there.

Mike Lowry on applied

I just feel like there hasn't been enough time away from all this other stuff and into this new world or sort of big world that it hasn't worn off yet.

Mike Lowry on big

Well, we played with Soul Coughing once for like two days, that was pretty cool.

I mean they were all good, you can pull a great experience from everything.

Mike Lowry on cool

About Mike Lowry

Name Mike Lowry
Quotes 26 quotations
Nationality American
Profession Politician
Birthday October 16
Top topics songs, people, social, rock, play

I was way into Primus in high school so hanging out with him was a thrill.

Mike Lowry on hanging

I don't want to feel like people are imposing limits upon you.

Mike Lowry on feel

Believing that our greatest need is for the general public to be able to get better information, to have an opportunity to learn better the real issues of the less fortunate, we centered the activities of the Fairness Project on that.

Mike Lowry on activities

Well lately I have listening to a lot of movie soundtracks.

Mike Lowry on listening

The end game is you change that law to making that law better, whichever law you're talking about.

Mike Lowry on change

The Fairness Project is endeavoring to try to do what we can to make a fairer society.

Mike Lowry on endeavoring

There are so many songs that we just don't play anymore.

Mike Lowry on anymore

We need to have the social investments by which to quote unquote distribute some of that wealth.

Mike Lowry on distribute

We listened to a lot of Rolling Stones and Beatles records when we were recording. They were really good at not playing loud, but generating really big sounds out of everything.

Mike Lowry on beatles

I think a lot of it is that we used to tour so much that we never really had time to write songs.

Mike Lowry on songs

A great thing about these trees is that they are excellent for cleaning, both groundwater, and of course, air.

Mike Lowry on air

What's wrong is that we are not participating to make this the type of government it needs to be.

Mike Lowry on government

We wanted to sit down and conceptually work out songs.

Mike Lowry on sit

I think the market driven economic system is the most productive system, but to have that work in the world, you've got to also have social investments to go along with that.

Mike Lowry on driven