A.c. Newman Quotes

Allan Carl Newman (born April 14, 1968) is a Canadian musician and singer–songwriter. He was a member of the indie rock bands Superconductor and Zumpano in the 1990s. Following the breakup of those bands, he reemerged as the leader of the New Pornographers in 2000, a band who have enjoyed commercial and critical success

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A.c. Newman


Visualize success, but don't believe your eyes.

A.c. Newman


Have you ever walked down the streets of New York and been given the right of way? It's an amazing feeling.

A.c. Newman


While I'm singing complete gibberish to my son when he's in his crib, I'll occasionally think, 'This song I'm making up is actually pretty good.'

A.c. Newman


Having a kid made me realize, "I have to take care of this kid, but I can't have the luxury of dropping everything in the world and spending every waking moment with him. I've got to work."

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As a musician, my job is incredibly easy, and it's a good one, but I've got to work at it occasionally.

A.c. Newman


I was always concerned with making cool-sounding rock records.

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I've always liked using flutes and clarinets. Any time I can use those, I'm really happy.

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