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Wesley Schultz
Background information
Birth name Wesley Keith Schultz
Born (1982-12-30) December 30, 1982 (age 34)
Origin Ramsey, New Jersey, United States.
Instruments

Vocals
guitar
piano
ukulele
drums

Years active 2005–present
Website http://www.thelumineers.com

The basic idea is always constructed around piano or guitar and a voice, that's what we live and die by, because if you build up from that foundation, it's going to be strong.
Wesley Schultz
I was born in New Jersey, but it doesn't sound like I'm from a certain region.
Wesley Schultz
I've always had service-industry jobs, because those were the easiest to quit or take time off from.
Wesley Schultz
I think the death knell for any musician is getting a job that you like and pays enough that you just stay there forever.
Wesley Schultz
There are a lot of obligations when you put out a record and it does well. People want to talk to you, which is nice. So then you make sure you do that.
Wesley Schultz
When I was a kid, award shows were super-interesting for me. But when I started making music, it was kind of hard to watch because I believed in what I was doing and yet knew I didn't really have a shot.
Wesley Schultz
But the Grammys is just not something I can take too seriously. It would be a mistake to hinge my happiness on something so completely out of my control.
Wesley Schultz
I thought music could take you to a place where you didn't even feel ownership of it, you just felt lucky you were there. It's like church without God, or something. It's about feeling, hope and catharsis and things that are nurturing.
Wesley Schultz