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If you stop thinking that you’re going to find new things every day, then you might as well just give up and go fishing or something. Music has to be exploratory, and you have to be finding new things.

— Richard Thompson brought his acoustic Lowden guitar to All Things Considered and spoke to NPR’s Melissa Block
Photo: Claire O’Neill/NPR

    If you stop thinking that you’re going to find new things every day, then you might as well just give up and go fishing or something. Music has to be exploratory, and you have to be finding new things.

    — Richard Thompson brought his acoustic Lowden guitar to All Things Considered and spoke to NPR’s Melissa Block

    Photo: Claire O’Neill/NPR