You have to do what you need to do as an artist. You have to have that courage.
Yeah I like to be the maker of the art. And I like and want the money. But I don’t really dig being famous.
Women artists need to break barriers in order for women’s experience to be valuable.
The other day I was reading a blog and I linked over to Streisand’s Web site and it was amazing politically. She’s so insightful and incisive. And she also says whatever she wants.
It was a source of shame for my family that I was in rock and roll which is so blue-collar. It just isn’t done. And I felt it too.
I’m really happy to be a mom and I’m proud of the phase I’m in.
I was trying to break out of the suburbs and when I did break out I don’t think I took my whole self with me – I think I played a role of being too cool and hip.
I mean I kind of remember… I’m 36 now so it’s kind of hard for me to relate to what it was like when I was 25 or 24 but I do remember a period in time when that’s how I defined who I was by the music I listened to and the movies I went to.
I mean I think about it but I don’t design my record to get a certain public response.
I don’t know what the future holds. Anything is possible.