Marc Almond Famous Quotes & Sayings

62 Marc Almond Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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I'm always aware of mortality.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I'm always aware of mortality.
Don't sing a song you can't carry off, like some 16-year-old kid singing 'My Way'. That song's not for you. You haven't lived that.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Don't sing a song you can't carry off, like some 16-year-old kid singing 'My Way'.
My next record I really just want it to be a collection of great songs, classic songs in a way.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: My next record I really just want it to be a collection of great songs,
I made a creativity out of that messiness.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I made a creativity out of that messiness.
That's what I like to do, I like to make songs.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: That's what I like to do, I like to make songs.
As soon as one project is finished I like to go straight on to something else.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: As soon as one project is finished I like to go straight on to something
I mean whatever I do it's important that I put my stamp on it and keep it in my world, whether I'm doing a dance track or something like the Russian album for example.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I mean whatever I do it's important that I put my stamp on it and
I think the older I get the more creative I get, I don't have the distractions that I had when I was younger.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I think the older I get the more creative I get, I don't have the
Russians have a new freedom, but as long as they don't express that freedom on a public platform.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Russians have a new freedom, but as long as they don't express that freedom on
The albums I did around that time probably wouldn't have been the same without Ecstacy. The first three Soft Cell albums ... were all really albums that were just done around Ecstacy and the whole E feeling.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: The albums I did around that time probably wouldn't have been the same without Ecstacy.
Maybe I was a bit harsh on some people. But I was harshest on myself, really.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Maybe I was a bit harsh on some people. But I was harshest on myself,
Knowing what I knew about Russia, as much as I loved the music and was fascinated by the songs and the whole idea of it, I knew it would be a very lengthy and frustrating process.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Knowing what I knew about Russia, as much as I loved the music and was
I was a magnet for people who want to take advantage of people like me, who think they're part of this life but they're not.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I was a magnet for people who want to take advantage of people like me,
I don't enjoy being a celebrity, I don't want any part of that or any part of that fame for fame ... i'd actually rather die than be a celebrity slime!!!Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I don't enjoy being a celebrity, I don't want any part of that or any
On my Instagram, I'm always keeping a record of things being pulled down in Soho and shutters being closed. Every city - and London more than anywhere - has got to be a vibrant mix of all different things. We can't allow it to become a monoculture.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: On my Instagram, I'm always keeping a record of things being pulled down in Soho
Russia can be quite a dangerous place sometimes, but I never think about it.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Russia can be quite a dangerous place sometimes, but I never think about it.
People come from all over the world to see this little place they've seen in movies and read about in history books: Soho.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: People come from all over the world to see this little place they've seen in
The weird thing was that Soft Cell was supposed to have come and gone before I started the album.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: The weird thing was that Soft Cell was supposed to have come and gone before
I think there's always been singers like that and i've done my fair share of cheese as well.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I think there's always been singers like that and i've done my fair share of
A lot of youth today have become very narrow and conservative in a way, whereas we in the older generation are kind of living it.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: A lot of youth today have become very narrow and conservative in a way, whereas
There's no such thing as 'I can't do it'.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: There's no such thing as 'I can't do it'.
I'm often prone to self-doubt about everything I do.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I'm often prone to self-doubt about everything I do.
I'd always wanted to write a song about a leather jacket and how wearing it makes you feel. I love leather jackets, and I've got a big collection of them.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I'd always wanted to write a song about a leather jacket and how wearing it
I can imagine moving out to the seaside at some point. I like Brighton, my sister lives there. I'm a seaside boy and whenever I go there, I find myself writing songs about it.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I can imagine moving out to the seaside at some point. I like Brighton, my
I liked the idea of writing a song saying I'm happy with who I am, and I don't mind if people think I'm some old git.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I liked the idea of writing a song saying I'm happy with who I am,
For me it always comes down to what is a good song and I'm very old fashioned in the way that I like to make songs that have something classic about them whether you can play them with an orchestra or an electro synthesizer or an acoustic guitar.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: For me it always comes down to what is a good song and I'm very
We just kind saw the images and knew the cliches, so to have the opportunity to go there and learn something about Russian music and about Russian people and to see things apart from being a tourist.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: We just kind saw the images and knew the cliches, so to have the opportunity
A lot of the early songs I wrote were about the experience of going to London and meeting rent boys and transvestites and drag queens. A lot of my early material is that: the wide-eyed adventures of a middle-class boy.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: A lot of the early songs I wrote were about the experience of going to
What was great about the 80s was that you still had record companies who would get behind developing you as an artist. You had these bonkers heads of department and A&R people who, even after a flop album, would let you make another one.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: What was great about the 80s was that you still had record companies who would
I was very much a mess, as a person. I'd come from a very turbulent teenage life, with parents who had broken up in a very bad way, and a lot of illness at school.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I was very much a mess, as a person. I'd come from a very turbulent
I've always been the sort of person who immerses myself in things, and eventually you become part of that life.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I've always been the sort of person who immerses myself in things, and eventually you
I have a long history with Soho: even when I was at art college, I came down to Soho to work in the summer.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I have a long history with Soho: even when I was at art college, I
I don't really have anything against Will Young or Gareth Gates.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I don't really have anything against Will Young or Gareth Gates.
That's the way I work and one day I won't have the energy to do it, so I think it's always good to make the most of your life and living as much as possible.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: That's the way I work and one day I won't have the energy to do
I've always loved the rock & roll element to live shows, because whatever else I do, I'm basically a rock/pop performer, and that's what I like.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I've always loved the rock & roll element to live shows, because whatever else I
It's a shame in a way that people come and go with one album.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: It's a shame in a way that people come and go with one album.
Sometimes I ask myself, "Should I be out in a club?" But it's about realising I don't need to be always chasing after being who I was 20 or 30 years ago.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Sometimes I ask myself, "Should I be out in a club?" But it's about realising
You can't keep pursuing pop success, and chasing the past.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: You can't keep pursuing pop success, and chasing the past.
Soho has got to be at its centre. It's got such a history for rock, pop, poetry, jazz, writers, all those things, and I think it should be valued as such, and protected as this centre for bohemia.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Soho has got to be at its centre. It's got such a history for rock,
Sometimes, with autobiographies, it turns into a bit of score-settling. And looking back, I don't feel the way I did then, and you kind of grow up and let it go behind you.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Sometimes, with autobiographies, it turns into a bit of score-settling. And looking back, I don't
I'm the most indecisive person in the world. I'll do three versions of a song, then think, "Is the demo better?"Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I'm the most indecisive person in the world. I'll do three versions of a song,
When people talk about gender-benders and bracket me with George, I always think I'm not like that. I had more of a rock edge, mixed with the 80s electro.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: When people talk about gender-benders and bracket me with George, I always think I'm not
So often, the singer is the sound of the record. People think they can cover anything, but the whole voice is the thing that's unrepeatable.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: So often, the singer is the sound of the record. People think they can cover
I thought, I might not look my best, I've forgotten half the words to my songs and I'm suffering from post-traumatic stress, but I've just got to get out there and do it.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I thought, I might not look my best, I've forgotten half the words to my
I thinks it really interesting how they throw the world music samples in there. I often wonder what it would be like to do something like that, but use my lyrics and my kind of style.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I thinks it really interesting how they throw the world music samples in there. I
I can't read music and I'm crap at learning lyrics. Especially since the accident I have memory problems. I can't remember words, names, places.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I can't read music and I'm crap at learning lyrics. Especially since the accident I
These days i tend to use one project I do as a kind of offshoot to the next.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: These days i tend to use one project I do as a kind of offshoot
I think in the past I think I probably was a little too diverse, probably went from one spectrum to the complete opposite and confusing people.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I think in the past I think I probably was a little too diverse, probably
I love this idea of shape-shifting and changing when you put on clothes, and turn into somebody else.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I love this idea of shape-shifting and changing when you put on clothes, and turn
I like situations that force me to rethink things.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I like situations that force me to rethink things.
People always go on about sleaze, but I think it's only a small part of what I write about.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: People always go on about sleaze, but I think it's only a small part of
If you were born by the sea, there's always a magnet that draws you back there.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: If you were born by the sea, there's always a magnet that draws you back
The way the business things work in Russia is you have to meet people, you have to go through a certain amount of etiquette and business things are done just simply by a shake of the hand and whether they like you or not.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: The way the business things work in Russia is you have to meet people, you
I'm always more interested in trying things that will push me, and I don't care if I fall flat on my face doing it.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I'm always more interested in trying things that will push me, and I don't care
Marc Almond has done a couple of covers, a few people in Europa have done them. I own all the publishing. It's never really been addressed, as I haven't had the time to go out and tout the songs.Peter Hammill Marc Almond Sayings By Peter Hammill: Marc Almond has done a couple of covers, a few people in Europa have done
I became the magnet for a lot of scary aggression. Cos it's scary Up North!Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I became the magnet for a lot of scary aggression. Cos it's scary Up North!
I've got so much I want to do, and not a lot of time to do it in. People say to me, "You really shouldn't do so many records", because it actually harms your career.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I've got so much I want to do, and not a lot of time to
I don't care much about success or anything like that. I've only ever wanted life to be an adventure.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I don't care much about success or anything like that. I've only ever wanted life
Frank Sinatra said this great thing, that singing isn't about singing in tune, or great technical singing. It's about making people believe in the story you're telling.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Frank Sinatra said this great thing, that singing isn't about singing in tune, or great
As long as ugly people are not on TV, you should only ever have interesting people on TV.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: As long as ugly people are not on TV, you should only ever have interesting
Albums, with me, have never had an easy birth. Especially when all the songs are self-written songs.Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: Albums, with me, have never had an easy birth. Especially when all the songs are
I thought, I'm in my late 50s now, am I ever gonna get the chance to do another album again?Marc Almond Marc Almond Sayings By Marc Almond: I thought, I'm in my late 50s now, am I ever gonna get the chance