A kid once said to me "Do you get hangovers?" I said, "To get hangovers you have to stop drinking.— Lemmy Kilmister
Glamorous Rock And Roll Music quotations
Everybody started calling my music rock and roll, but it wasn't anything but the same rhythm and blues I'd been playing down in New Orleans.
Rock and roll is about having a good time, so no matter where you are right now blast some music and forget about lifes problems.
It's gotta be rock and roll music, if you wanna dance with me.
When I was a kid, I was told rock n' roll wasn't music.
It wasn't art. Queen was my proof, my evidence, that these people were wrong - and they meant everything to me.
Rock and roll music - the music of freedom frightens people and unleashes all manner of conservative defense mechanisms.
Rock music is important to people , because it allows them to escape this crazy world. It allows them not to run away from the problems that are there, but to face up to them , but at the same time sort of DANCE ALL OVER THEM. That's what rock and roll is about.
The music I like to play is Rock 'N Roll.
I like to rock like a wild animal. I like to rock it well enough to whip a yak's ass. I love to rock it good on a horse's ass. I like to rock it real hard. I love to rock it all the way to Russia. I like to kick out the Jazz and kick it out all the way.
If you don't know the blues... there's no point in picking up the guitar and playing rock and roll or any other form of popular music.
Remember when you used to watch TV in the Sixties and you'd see Perry Como in a cashmere sweater? That's what rock 'n' roll is becoming. It's your parents' music.
Rock and roll by its nature is sexual.
So girls playing rock and roll is saying to the world, "We own our sexuality." I think that pop music is sort of about "you can do what you want to me" kind of energy, while rock and roll is "I'm going to do what I want to you" kind of energy.
When you sit down and think about what rock 'n' roll music really is, then you have to change that question. Played up-tempo, you call it rock 'n' roll; at a regular tempo, you call it rhythm and blues.
Rock and roll is a music, and why should a music contribute to .
.. juvenile delinquency? If people are going to be juvenile delinquents, they're going to be delinquents if they hear ... Mother Goose rhymes.
I love classic rock, rock and roll, that's the top notch. I love soul - bluesy music as well.
I mean, there's times to rock and roll, and I love that too.
But I think my first love is acoustic music.
Call me a relic, call me what you will, say I'm old fashion, say I'm over the hill. Today's music ain't got the same soul, I like that old time rock and roll.
Never lose faith in real rock and roll music.
Never lose faith in that. You might have to look a little harder, but it's always going to be there.
Rock & Roll is feeling, and after you know most of the basics .
.. chords, rhythm, scales and bends ... getting that feeling is just about the most important aspect of playing guitar
I wanna show that gospel, country, blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, rock 'n' roll are all just really one thing. Those are the American music and that is the American culture.
Disco existed before we were all born and will exist afterwards.
It is a ritual - it is a celebration - and it is the same kind of music that we call disco or rock'n'roll or a whole list of names that we can call it. Call it what you will, nothing will change the fact that certain kinds of music will make you want to celebrate or party.
Rock ’n roll is really swing with a modern name.
It began on the levees and plantations, took in folk songs, and features blues and rhythm. It's the rhythm that gets to the kids – they're starved of music they can dance to, after all those years of crooners.
When you hear the music ringin' in your soul And you feel it in your heart and it grows and grows And it comes from the backstreet rock & roll and the healing has begun...
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.'
I don't believe in any kind of artistic snobbery or musical snobbery.
You know, to me, the sexiest and the most spiritual words ever uttered in rock and roll are wop babaloo balop bam boom.
Rock has always been the devil's music.
.. I believe that rock & roll is dangerous... I feel that we're only heralding something even darker than ourselves.
Music, Rock and Roll music especially, is such a generational thing.
Each generation must have their own music, I had my own in my generation, you have yours, everyone I know has their own generation.
That's what Kiss is all about - not just music, but entertainment, y'know? We're there to take you away from your problems, and rock and roll all night and party every day for those two hours you're at the concert.
Nashville may be famed for its country music, but this may well be the capital of rock and roll music in the United States of America.
Let the music keep our spirits high, let the buildings keep our children dry, let creation reveal its secrets by and bye.
Videos destroyed the vitality of rock and roll.
Before that, music said, "Listen to me." Now it says, "Look at me."
Half of the modern world goes back as far as Pearl Jam.
The real historians go back to U2. But they need to go back further. They have to go back to the '50s and '60s, where things started. That's how you get to be your own personality, by studying the masters. Rock and roll was white kids trying to make black music and failing, gloriously!
In a lot of ways I think food is starting to take the place in culture that rock and roll took 30 years ago, in that eating has become incredibly political. And just as the street has always dictated fashions on music and other things, it’s starting to happen that way in food.
Rock 'n roll smells phony and false. It is sung, played and written for the most part by cretinous goons and by means of its almost imbecilic reiteration and sly, lewd, in plain fact, dirty lyrics ... manages to be the martial music of every side-burned delinquent on the face of the earth.
I started with rock n' roll and...then you start to take it apart like a child with a toy and you see there's blues and there's country...Then you go back from country into American music...and you end up in Scotland and Ireland eventually.
Aerobics is a really whacked-out way to get going.
The loud rock 'n' roll music and the teachers standing before you, doing the exercises and screaming into the microphone, "Go! Go! Go for the burn!"