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Brian Eno

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Well, I am a dilettante. It's only in England that dilettantism is considered a bad thing. In other countries it's called interdisciplinary research.

— Brian Eno


More and more I find I want to be living in a Big Here and a Long Now.

— Brian Eno

#inspirational #now #inspirational

I have a definite talent for convincing people to try something new. I am a good salesman. When I'm on form, I can sell anything.

— Brian Eno

#anything #convincing #definite #form #good

I had a lot of trouble with engineers, because their whole background is learning from a functional point of view, and then learning how to perform that function.

— Brian Eno

#because #engineers #function #functional #had

A part of me has become immortal, out of my control.

— Brian Eno

#control #immortal #me #out #part

Agressive music can only shock you once. Afterwards its impact declines. It's inevitable.

— Brian Eno

#agressive #declines #impact #inevitable #music

I had wanted a tape recorder since I was tiny. I thought it was a magic thing. I never got one until just before I went to art school.

— Brian Eno

#art school #before #got #had #i

For the world to be interesting, you have to be manipulating it all the time.

— Brian Eno

#manipulating #time #world #you

The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work.

— Brian Eno

#basis #brain #computer #decisions #does

As soon as I hear a sound, it always suggests a mood to me.

— Brian Eno

#hear #i #me #mood #soon

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This enabled sound recorded on the first deck to be played back by the second deck at a time delay that varied with the distance between the two decks and the speed of the tape (typically a few seconds). These tapes had previously been used as backgrounds in some of his collaborations with Fripp most notably on Evening Star. Eno has also worked on records by James Laurie Anderson Coldplay Depeche Mode Paul Simon Grace Jones and Slowdive among others.

It has also been extremely influential pioneering ambient and generative music innovating production techniques and emphasising "theory over practice". Brian Peter George St. Eno's solo music has explored more experimental musical styles and ambient music.

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