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John Mayer
John Mayer

Multiple Grammy Award winner John Mayer is one of the most popular songwriters and singers on the pop charts today. He didn't even start playing guitar until he was 13, when a neighbor gave him a Stevie Ray Vaughan tape. Two years later he was playing in a band and by the age of 19, he had moved to Atlanta, quickly making a name for himself in the local coffeehouses. His reputation as a gu…

Date of Birth: October 16, 1977


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"Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that." John Mayer
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"the trapper keeper is the genisis of OCD for my generation." John Mayer
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"Life is like a box of crayons. Most people are the 8-color boxes, but what you're really looking for are the 64-color boxes with the sharpeners on the back. I fancy myself to be a 64-color box, though I've got a few missing. It's ok though, because I've got some more vibrant colors like periwinkle at my disposal. I have a bit of a problem though in that I can only meet the 8-color boxes. Does anyone else have that problem? I mean there are so many different colors of life, of feeling, of articulation.. so when I meet someone who's an 8-color type.. I'm like, ""hey girl, magenta!"" and she's like, ""oh, you mean purple!"" and she goes off on her purple thing, and I'm like, ""no - I want magenta!""" John Mayer
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"Sometimes I wish that I was the weather, you'd bring me up in conversation forever. And when it rained, I'd be the talk of the day." John Mayer
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"I can't wait to figure out what wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be" John Mayer
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"I'm not being trite. I'm not being a parody of myself, and in finding a new kind of color to adopt for myself, it's not this or that: it's singer-songwriter, but it's also blues guitar player, it's also comedian." John Mayer
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"I'd like to think the best of me was still hiding up in my sleeve." John Mayer
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"I can make the most tasteless reference at some point and then go into one of my most earnest songs of the repertoire." John Mayer
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"High School is like a spork: it's a crappy spoon and a crappy fork, so in the end it's just plain useless." John Mayer
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"I just don't see myself in that place where I really want to bop anymore." John Mayer
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"[The stellar track on the disc is the last,] My Yard. ... We can stay up all night/ It's nothing fancy, just a little couch and me/ And conversation for your mind." John Mayer
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"If you get half a million, at a certain stage you probably will get 4 million people, if they are able to hear it. The touring thing is unbelievable. It really is amazing from what we did the last tour even to what we are doing now." John Mayer
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"I'm getting to a point where everything is becoming streamlined in my life. I'm learning how to stand onstage for two hours and play in front of thousands of people as if I am completely in the moment every moment." John Mayer
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"Hopefully people can see my music is tethered to my brain." John Mayer
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"In a time when everything can be next day and ordered and put on credit and paid for, music to me is promise, all promise, very little realization. It's the promise of walking into a room with a guitar and not being sure you will leave with an idea that will take, not being sure it won't slip away from you." John Mayer
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"I've always said I've got the coolest fans, and I brag about you like grandchildren when I talk to other artists" John Mayer
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"""I don't want to pull over right now, but I just downed an Arizona Ice Tea and I'm starting to look for the next closest rest stop.""--On Settling down with a girl." John Mayer
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"I hope that what it comes down to at the end of the day is that people believe that I believe what I'm singing. It comes down to being believable. You don't have to be likeable; generally, though, I think I am." John Mayer
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"I think people right now, the age they are, being 21 and 22, really do want to find a group of bands they can take with them through life." John Mayer
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"It seems like the other 20 people in the county know what is better for us than our own representatives." John Mayer
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"I feel strikingly domestic. We're in our own world with two busses and trucks." John Mayer
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