"George Harrison was also a pleasure to work with. He was one of the most famous people I've ever known, but in spite of that fame, he was such a nice and friendly guy."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Alvin Lee on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Alvin Lee on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Alvin Lee on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Alvin Lee on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Alvin Lee on Ambrose Bierce
"The chances of a reunion now are less likely. I was thinking of having a 40th anniversary of the band, but now they are really another band, so it's all a bit weird."
"We used to play the underground clubs like the UFO, and Middle Earth, and they were great because they would have on things like a poet, string quartets, and then a rock band! It was kinda cool!"
"They have decided to tour under the name of Ten Years After which I don't think is very cool. To be honest, they have had to do that as it's the only way they can get any work."
"I started off playing the clarinet, after I was inspired by listening to my dad's Benny Goodman records."