Mick Jones Best Quotes

Michael Geoffrey “Mick” Jones (born 26 June 1955) is a British musician, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter best known for his works with the Clash until his dismissal in 1983, then Big Audio Dynamite with Don Letts before line-up changes led to the formation of Big Audio Dynamite II and finally Big Audio. Jones plays with Carbon/Silicon along with Tony James and recently toured the world as part of the Gorillaz live band (which includes former Clash member Paul Simonon). In late 2011, Jones collaborated with Pete Wylie and members of the Farm to form The Justice Tonight Band. He is also known for producing The Libertines’ first two albums Up the Bracket and The Libertines. Enjoy Mick Jones’s best quotes below.

“Rock n’ roll means so much more to people; it enriches the culture. Also, it inspires people; there’s no half-feeling. When I first got into it, I was inspired by people who had come before me, and I found myself in the position of handing that on.”
“The writing process, it’s too mysterious to try and describe.”
“You don’t have to always write about big stuff. Writing is about expressing yourself, you know? It can be about small stuff, too.”
“A defining moment takes a long time to get over, if you ever do.”
“I was never really a virtuoso guitar player per se.”
“The groups I liked, you really looked forward to their albums and you rushed to get them the first day, because you knew it was going to be different than what they did before. The records told you what that group was into at that time.”
“I’ve never moved. I’ve never ever wanted to.”
“People will write whatever they want and make up whatever they want anyway.”

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