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Pop culture is great, but it can be bad,
by Aisha Tyler

Pop culture is great, but it can be bad,
at times.
- Aisha Tyler

Yes, I do get recognized in public.
It's pretty nice.
- Aisha Tyler

I was this weird little bookish giant.
- Aisha Tyler

Pop culture hales you and wants you to fail.
- Aisha Tyler

 

On general principle, I boycott shows that don't employ actors.
- Aisha Tyler

I don't believe in superheroes but I love Batman movies.
There's a part of every person that is entertained by the idealistic,
the fantastic.
- Aisha Tyler

I'm black, and black don't crack.
It does droop.
- Aisha Tyler

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Do you have any idea what it's like when you try and
make home porn? My husband and I tried it.
We looked like charging hippos.
Best to leave it to the pros.
- Aisha Tyler

Marriage isn't a carnival ride.
- Aisha Tyler

I might not agree with myself in a year.
- Aisha Tyler

There's a part of every person that is entertained by the idealistic,
the fantastic.
- Aisha Tyler

My parents were vegetarians.
I'd show up at school, this giant black kid,
with none of the cool clothes and a tofu sandwich and celery sticks.
- Aisha Tyler

Comedy is ugly.
It's honest, it's raw.
- Aisha Tyler

Am I going to complain about being typecast as smart? I don't think so.
- Aisha Tyler

You know, it's about getting out there and having a good time.
Not about worrying - all these young books for women
are like I'm 29 with a closet full of Prada shoes and I can't get a date.
Come on.
- Aisha Tyler

I was the least Pop of all the Pop artists.
- Robert Indiana

I've learned a lot about my voice, and about things I can do with it.
Maybe that's why my sound has become a little more pop.
- Chely Wright

It was when I saw Iggy Pop, that's what did it for me.
That changed my life pretty much.
- Alan Vega

I want to make a pop album - something more upbeat
than my stuff was in the '90s.
- George Michael

Some cats, Iggy Pop, they're going to always have that hunger.
- Nikki Sixx

A lot of pop people out there are cool,
but they overdo it.
- Norah Jones

The only thing that exists to me is commercial pop music.
- Barry Gibb

You will in the future hear me on a pop album,
but that's just the experimental side of me.
- Dave Lombardo

It's not as if I can just pop on my show and be rude if I've had a hard day.
- Neil Cavuto

We're not like pop musicians who have to perform the
same top ten tunes every night of a tour.
- Oscar Peterson

In pop or rock you can make a fast song or a slow one,
but in disco there is really just the one rhythm.
- Giorgio Moroder

With pop stars or film stars, we become the object
of people's self-definition,
as well as the object of sexual definition.
- George Michael

I pop gum.
My parents get so annoyed with me.
I know my dad wishes he never taught me how to do that.
- Hilary Duff

It's a shame because we experienced probably the greatest thing -
in art,
in pop - we'll ever do.
And it would be good to sit around and talk about it.
- Gary Kemp

There are also always those burnt, hard kernels at
the bottom that don't pop.
You know why they don't pop? They don't pop because they have integrity.
- Marc Maron

When the songs pop out, that's like the climax of us building.
- John Otto

I don't think HBO would want to do anything in conjunction
with Sub Pop but I never asked either.
- David Cross

I love many kinds of music: world music,
jazz, classical, pop.
- Anita Diament

The period right before punk rock where people like
Lou Reed and Iggy Pop were really strong.
- Arto Lindsay

My biggest successes were mainly in the pop market during the 80s.
- Juice Newton

If I don't terrorize, I'm not Pop.
- Iggy Pop

I always loved Sam Cooke, because he seemed very versatile.
He sang gospel, soul, blues, pop music.
- Aaron Neville

Mom and Pop were just a couple of kids when they got married.
He was eighteen, she was sixteen and I was three.
- Billie Holiday

If you're a pop singer, you don't need to evolve.
You just get a set together, have some hit songs and play them over and over.
- Van Morrison

Pop flies, in a sense, are just a diversion for a second baseman.
Grounders are his stock trade.
- Jackie Robinson

I know that doesn't sound very radical and webby of
me to say that but I think the New York Times is important.
I also think there's an occasional piece that will pop out.
- David Talbot

Latin music has many international influences -
pop,
rock, country, Brazilian sounds, and alternative styles.
- Ednita Nazario

I wanted to get rid of the element that had been considered essential in pop music:
the voice.
- Brian Eno

An awful lot of gay pop stars pretend to be straight.
I'm going to start a movement of straight pop stars pretending to be gay.
- Robbie Williams

Jazz radio is not very friendly to pop singers who
decide to make a jazz record.
But a lot of people have been.
A lot of the people I've talked to like the record.
- Rita Coolidge

If you write songs and if you write music that's very sincere and very honest,
it's pop music, but it is pop music with a lot of honesty and a lot of heart.
- Jon Secada

I have this massive love for the whole culture of pop music.
It's my fascination, my ongoing passion.
- Siobhan Fahey

I go from pub to pub, or jumping on buses or stopping cars.
I don't need a TV audience.
Every time I go naked, all of a sudden TV cameras pop up around me.
- Mark Roberts

We always have a take that's 'one for fun',
so once you've got what you need, you can do what you like.
Something does occasionally pop out of that tree.
I'm always open to ideas.
- Guy Ritchie

Pop music allows you to be who you are without having
to wear a social uniform or to conform,
which some people find impossible to do.
- Siobhan Fahey

If you keep up with pop culture, everybody knows the joke.
- Shawn Wayans

If you try to do that in pop music -
to play only rare show tunes,
for example - people don't come.
- Bobby Short

You need a bit more to be a pop star than just a good voice.
- Kim Wilde

Yeah, I don't deal with current events or pop culture,
and I avoid politics like the plague.
- Max Cannon

The end of the animal trade would leave more time to
trap or beat to death pop star wannabes.
- Simon Cowell

Pop science goes flying off in all kinds of fashionable directions,
and it often drags a lot of SF writers with it.
I've been led astray like that myself at times.
- Greg Egan

I don't think geometric art is...
I don't like to call it that.
I don't think it's any more pure than pop art or anything else.
It doesn't have anything to do with purity.
- Donald Judd

Political people don't solve stuff -
not really.
Political people are like guys in pop music.
- Bruce Sterling

It's very schizophrenic because I like a lot of very straight pop,
like Small Faces, Stones, Kinks; and on the other hand,
I like a lot of avant garde things.
- Andy Partridge

The kids out there want something they can relate to,
something that's real; most of that whiny stuff isn't real.
The cheesy pop songs just bore me to death.
- Jonathan Davis

It worries me that young singers think you can shortcut
the training and go straight to fame and fortune,
and programmes like Pop Idol have encouraged that.
- Lesley Garrett

There were so much affairs of me created by the media...
of course I was not always a true single.
I had some relations, once also to a famous pop star.
- Gabriela Sabatini

The '80s were the worst period.
You had these horrible pop bands growing their hair
and calling themselves metal.
- Geezer Butler

Pop music should be about young people.
- Gary Kemp

I had been an eyewitness to a truly historic moment in American pop culture.
- Jean Shepherd

It is strange, but nobody is shocked when pop singers
make a fortune in the space of two years.
- Placido Domingo

People always seem to be interested in my private life
because I'm married to a pop star.
- Jamie Redknapp

We're a pop art band.
Not a pop band.
- Chris Stein

In the 1960s, people were trying to get away from the pop song format.
Tracks were getting longer, or much,
much shorter.
- Brian Eno

The recording industry has changed; they're enjoying
such incredible success in the pop field.
- Gerry Mulligan

The experiences of promoting my first album were really something;
there is so much illusion in my environment (touring
and pop music) that I wanted to clear away.
- Duncan Sheik


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