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Alison Krauss is definitely my favorite singer that's ever lived. I've never heard anyone like her.
 

Anytime you do something from the heart, people just know it.
 

As a guitar player, it's harder for me to impress somebody than it is to write a song that they like.
 

Even in your darkest moments, you'll think of something that'll crack you up.
 

Even on the most serious ballads, I'll throw in a tongue-in-cheek remark.
 

Guitar playing isn't really for everybody.
 

I changed my mindset and figured, Why not try to be really entertaining instrumentally?
 

I don't stare at a sheet of paper and try to think of a good word to use. I try to see where the story should go.
 

I go to eat dinner with my folks when I'm home. I think that's the trick.
 

I imagine there's a market for total depression. I grew up on George Jones and that really dark stuff.
 

I like to look at the songs like they're little movies.
 

I love any and all situations where you celebrate creativity.
 

I really worked to try and be creative enough on the guitar parts so those who aren't real educated would know that there was some difficulty in doing it.
 

I'm aware of the fact that a lot of talented people out there will never get this chance.
 

I'm sure there are a few things in my CD collection that might surprise people. I like classical music, the blues, and I'm a big fan of alternative rock.
[Blues]
 

I've been on the road I think probably three years.
 

I've heard my share of Van Halen. I never liked rock.
 

If I get an idea for a song, I have a melody for it. I'm a musician first. I'm not limited by the fretboard.
 

If there's a song where there's a possibility of guitar stuff that would be fun to listen to, go for it. Don't worry about what anybody thinks.
 

If you're really on top, you probably didn't do that great, 'cause you have to water it down a bit for it to get that mass appeal.
 


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