While housing discrimination and segregation in 2005 still affect millions of people, that's not the way it has to be. Some things can change and should.
That person who's going to a concert for a nostalgic reason, we're not really going to placate. We still play three or four hits every night. Now, we don't play them like the record. We try to find new ways to do it.
I feel like what I owe my audience is what I'm most passionate about.
I'm a kid for a living: I get to play the piano for a living.
Our approach makes it so if you hear a said song of ours in 2003 and then you hear it again in 2009 it's probably evolved and changed a good bit, and hopefully for the better.