quote by Amy Lee

I am Evanescence. I am the only original member. I have basically hired the band. Evanescence has become me. It is mine and it's exactly how I want it to be.

— Amy Lee

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People with integrity do what they say they are going to do. Others have excuses.

Band members quote Money changes all the iron rules into rubber bands.
Money changes all the iron rules into rubber bands.

I played the tuba in high school. I wanted to be a member of the marching band. I thought, what can I play that has the most effect? What can I play to get people to laugh?

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Due to irresolvable personality conflicts as well as musical differences, I am permanently leaving the band Audioslave. I wish the other three members nothing but the best in all of their future endeavours.

I feel like I'm not living a life different than anyone else.

You know, I live in a house with 5 kids and a wife, but I also travel on the road with a band of brothers, just doing life. I am a member of a church, but it's almost like it's a little church on our bus. It's about trying to pursue God and stay faithful to Him in this crazy world.

Band members have a special bond. A great band is more than just some people working together. It's like a highly specialized army unit, or a winning sports team. A unique combination of elements that becomes stronger together than apart.

We all have views on what our Irishness means to us.

Two members of the band were born in England and were raised in the Protestant faith. Bono's mother was Protestant and his father was Catholic. I was brought up Catholic. U2 are a living example of the kind of unity of faith and tradition that is possible in Northern Ireland.

People don't always do what they say they're going to do.

Ibrahim tells his story without a grain of complaint, and this was true for all of the band members. This is very much part of the Cuban spirit and soul.

At the end of the day, though, the band members have to be strong.

It's down to the individuals in the unit. Listen to me, I'm talking like I'm in the army and this is my squadron.

Michael Sunday and I are the original members of the band.

We first did it just for charities and benefit concerts. It was very ad-hoc, and before we knew it, we were really a band. We went through several drummers and guitarists before we were happy with the line up.

Fans these days seem to almost expect a response from band-members any time they tweet or leave a comment etc.

I've always chosen my band members based on their sense of humor.

It might sound stupid, but it means not only are they fun to live with on a tour bus for years, but humor implies intelligence.

I met the Santana band when I was 14. By the time I was 15, I was a member of the band.

Being a songwriter does not rely on an audience or other band members or a camera. I can just sit in a room and write songs.

Shoe Suede Blues is ten years old this year. The Band consists of four members.

The more confident you are, the more you can let go and believe that the people you've chosen to be in your circle are able to do what they say they're going to do and what they're really good at. It has made me a better band member, too.


Social networking, I believe, has completely changed the relationship between band-members and fans.

Kurt Cobain was Nirvana. He named the band, hired its members, played guitar, wrote the songs, fronted the band onstage and in interviews, and took responsibility for the band's business decisions.

The fifth member of my band is my non-profit work.

The only mistake is if I'm not aware, if each individual musician is not aware and accepting enough of his fellow band members to incorporate the idea and we don't allow for creativity.

When you are in a band for a number of years you loose your identity in a way.

You become a part of that band and then all of a sudden you are not part of that band. You are still the band without the other two members.

But the irony is that because the band isn't the focus any more, it allows me the chance to enjoy being a member of Def Leppard much more.

I've been through Hell with some of the members of my old band, and Hell is highly stressful.

I named it that because more or less each person from the band used to play in other bands and when we left respective bands other members from those bands all sort of changed round. It was a big sort of move thing. I got it from that, I suppose.

Each member of the band has varied influences, and the same diversity is reflected in our fanbase.

The guys in my band are good friends on and off the stage.

The band members that I have now is probably the best band that I have ever had.

The shows are so different from each other, depending on whether I play with my band, Nine Stories, other musicians, an orchestra, only one or two members of my band.

As a solo artist, I just felt cemented in front of the mike stand.

There was very little time to play with the audience and be a band member.

All Montreal bands have around nine members, I believe.

I'm also performing regularly in Southern California with two bands.

As a solo artist doing acoustic sets and a member of the Jenerators, my rock n roll band that has been around for a long time now.

Even within the band, if I cannot manage to persuade the members of what I see to be the next course of action, how do you expect the group to deal with the expectations of thousands of people. It is not possible.

I kind of, I have quite a clear idea of what I'm trying to do with a record.

A Super Furry Animals record is always an adventure, because there's five members of the group and everyone is a producer, we all throw in ideas, and regardless of who writes the song, the songs always get pushed around and shape-shifted to fit everyone in the band. So when I start a record with Super Furry Animals I can never predict how it'll turn out.

Instead of just being a band that's constantly replacing members, we figured we'd done all of the stuff we wanted to do. It seemed to make sense to see if we could live our lives without the band.