Personally, Ive found that the kind of thing that I like is going into somebody elses area and not playing their music but doing whatever I do in their area.
I think the blues is fine for blues players, but free blues has never made much sense to me.
Playing music is not really susceptible to theory much. Circumstances affect it so much.
I have always been attracted to the cottage industry side of this business.
Even if it is difficult playing with other people - sometimes it's great, sometimes it isn't, but that is kind… (read more)
I am reactive.
For me, playing is about playing with other people.
Personally, I've found one of the more stimulating ways of playing in recent times has been to kind of move… (read more)
I like duos with percussionists. I like the songs that percussionists sing.
I think playing solo is a second rate activity, really. For me, playing is about playing with other people.