I have a home in Arizona. I go a couple months a year, but basically Chicago is my home.
The damage done in one year can sometimes take ten or twenty years to repair.
As a new artist, you come out, and there are so many other new artists. It seems like there’s a whole wave of new artists that come along every year. In ’05, I was part of the crop. It was a lot harder trying to set myself apart from the rest of the pack.
So I’m in my 51st year of playin’ mostly nightclubs. I do some concerts.
I had a year at 3 when I wanted to be a conductor in the opera.
Virgin Records will probably release their own package sometime next year.
My son is racing his first 24-hour this year with Porsche.
I’d been touring for so long, seven years. For a year and a half I’d just been curious about what it was like not to tour. It’s like if you were to lift a 100-pound barbell with your right arm for seven years, eventually you’d get really curious about what your left arm was capable...
I am who I am. I can’t pretend to be somebody who makes $25,000 a year.
Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, ‘It will be happier.’
It’s always difficult, especially the U.S. Open, the last of the Grand Slams. It’s always tough because you know, the season is very long. I really played a lot this year. Sometimes it’s really hard to stay focused all the time because you’re really tired after the whole season.
Business 2.0 was hugely profitable last year, and will be profitable this year.
My bedtime was 8 P.M. But on ‘Cosby’ nights, I got to stay up until 8:30. Real big deal. This is when they could afford to do a completely different title sequence in TV every year. I always looked forward to that. It was like a mini musical at the top of the show. My...
Criminal justice, as it pertains to the Goldmans and Morgan Stanleys of the world, is not adversarial combat, with cops and crooks duking it out in interrogation rooms and courthouses. Instead, it’s a cocktail party between friends and colleagues who from month to month and year to year are constantly switching sides and trading hats.
Americans spend 3 billion hours per year filling out tax forms and keeping tax records.
I joined the Madras Christian College but dropped out after three months. Telugu music director Ramesh Naidu asked me to assist him, and I did so for over a year. I did think of rejoining college, but by then, I was discovering the musician in me. I worked with Illaya Raja and Raj Koti and...
The thing about politics is to plan 10 years ahead, and assume every year is your last.
The third year of MASH was when I realized I was a hit.
One more year and I will be closer to wherever I’m going.