Busking Quotes

Busking Quotes by Glen Hansard and many others.

As a busker, one thing that does not work is self-consc

As a busker, one thing that does not work is self-consciousness. A busker needs to be working. A busker needs to shed all ego and get down to work. Play your songs, play them well, earn your money, and don’t get in people’s way.
Glen Hansard
In Irish law, busking is considered vagrancy – you can be arrested for it. It’s risky asking people for money in public. So it’s not like it’s a high-art job. And people who do it as a high-art job make very little money.
Glen Hansard
Well, everything about singing, I learned from busking. Everything I learned about songwriting, I learned from busking.
Glen Hansard