As the LSD began to take effect, I suddenly said in a very loud voice, while pounding on top of a file, “Every psychiatrist, every psychoanalyst should be forced to take LSD in order to know what is over here.”
Quiet is the new loud.
Fall Out Boy
Pop music - what used to be known as rock music, a loud novelty - can be something more than a pointless, artificial diversion.
Paul Robert Morley
Art of Noise
Singing, for me, means singing as loud as I can.
But I was singing loud, and most singers weren't singing loud.
Tie me up, tie me down, make me moan real loud.
A loud smile is often a fake laugh.
I'm not going to be murdered," Harry said out loud. "That's the spirit, dear," said his mirror sleepily.
But playing your music as loud as you want and coming home drunk aren't real life. Real life, it turns out, is diapers and lawnmowers, decks that need painting, a wife that needs to be listened to, kids that need to be taught right from wrong, a checkbook, an oil change, a sunset behind a mountain, laughter at a kitchen table, too much wine, a chipped tooth, and a screaming child.
I've always played every amp I've ever had full up, because rock and roll is supposed to be played loud. Also, that's how you get your sustain.
I don't really care what people think, ... I just do my own thing. ... I like being loud and letting people know I'm there.
Somebody did complain to me and tell me that my clothes were so loud they couldn't hear me sing.