It must be quite mysterious to some people why I bother to carry on. Because, you know, I don't sell that many records.
I'm a painter in sound.
I always use the same guitar; I got this guitar years and years ago for nine pounds. It's still got the same strings on it.
I'd been making music that was intended to be like painting, in the sense that it's environmental, without the customary narrative and episodic quality that music normally has. I called this 'ambient music.' But at the same time I was trying to make visual art become more like music, in that it changed the way that music changes.
Jan C. Ting