• The first time that I came to New York to work properly was the mid-'80s, but I was doing eight shows a week. You have no life. Going to a punk rock club - or whatever the music was at that time - would not have been on my agenda.

    "'CBGB' was never on Alan Rickman's 'Agenda' - now he's the boss"by Alex Zalben, October 11, 2013.