Thieves' Kitchen Quotes
The name was my doing - it clearly lodged itself in the back of my mind when I took an American friend of mine, a first-time visitor to this country, for a river trip along the Thames in London. Thanks to the tide being high, we passed under Tower Bridge and swung back round to dock - at which point the tour guide pointed out the location of Fagin's Thieves' Kitchen in Oliver Twist.
Few outside jazz would be attempting to take on some of the material we are, and yet it's all underpinned by a hard driving rock feel and some great tunes! The diversity of influences within the band also means that none of us will be frightened to take on anything which the others may choose to throw at them. Put simply, we're pushing back boundaries because we've refused to set any for ourselves.
Category: Music Quotes