„Rock 'n' roll. Deal with it.“

—  Bret Easton Ellis, The Rules of Attraction

Source: The Rules of Attraction

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écrivain américain 1964

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„Rock n roll stops the traffic“

—  Bono Irish rock musician, singer of U2 1960

Message spray-painted onto the Vaillancourt fountain during a free concert in San Francisco (11 November 1987)

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„It's quite spiky, quite dramatic, theatrical rock 'n' roll really.“

—  Shingai Shoniwa British musician 1981

When asked: What's your sound like? http://www.popworld.com/pages/noisettes_interview

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„Classical musicians go to the conservatories, rock´n roll musicians go to the garages.“

—  Frank Zappa American musician, songwriter, composer, and record and film producer 1940 - 1993

Interview at Swedish Radio, programme Nightflite (circus 1980) http://home.swipnet.se/bengt-jonsson/zappaint.htm#Bobby

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„I am a ham. I've no business being rock 'n' roll. I've said it over and over again that I'm a classical composer, dishevelling my personality by dabbling in rock 'n' roll.“

—  John Cale Welsh composer, singer-songwriter and record producer 1942

Attributed without citation at John Cale - Quotes, xs4all.nl, 16 November 2012 http://werksman.home.xs4all.nl/cale/quotes/index.html,

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„He could very well be the Duke Ellington of Rock 'n' Roll.“

—  Miles Davis American jazz musician 1926 - 1991

In [A Change is Gonna Come: Music, Race & the Soul of America, Craig Hansen, Werner, University of Michigan Press, 2006, 9780472031474, 53] as: he can be the Duke Ellington of our times.
And in [Miles on Miles: Interviews and Encounters with Miles Davis, Musicians in Their Own Words Series, Paul Maher, Michael K. Dorr, Chicago Review Press, 2009, 9781556527067, 262] as: Do you know who Prince kinda reminds me of, particularly as a piano player? Duke! Yeah, he's the Duke Ellington of the eighties to my way of thinking.
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„I think my chances of getting into the Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame are about as good as Milli Vanilli's.“

—  "Weird Al" Yankovic American singer-songwriter, music producer, accordionist, actor, comedian, writer, satirist, and parodist 1959

Ask Al Archives: August 2003 http://www.weirdal.com/aaarchive.htm#081503.

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„Commercial rock ’n’ roll music is a brutalization of the stream of contemporary Negro church music … an obscene looting of a cultural expression.“

—  Ralph Ellison American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer 1914 - 1994

"Some Questions and Some Answers" (1958), in The Collected Essays, ed. John F. Callahan (New York: Modern Library, 1995), p. 298.

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„I'm gonna give her all my soul.
I'm gonna play her Rock 'N' Roll.“

—  Tom Petty American musician 1950 - 2017

Lyrics, Highway Companion (2006)

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„M. I. A.: No. My fashion icon is Colonel [Muammar al-] Gaddafi, and he always has been. He’s rock ’n’ roll.“

—  M.I.A. British recording artist, songwriter, painter and director 1975

Sourced quotes, Interview with Romain Gavras for Interview (2010)

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