Sources – How Little We Need to Be Happy

The sources for artist quotes in this article are listed below:

Interview with David Sylvian, Vittorio Pio, Il Mucchio, 2003
David Sylvian, Invisible Jukebox with Christopher Cox, The Wire, 2003 announcement for Amplified Gesture, 2012
A Welcoming Silence (or The Eternal Amateur),, 2011
Improvisation, Its Nature and Practice in Music, Derek Bailey, 1980 & updated 1992
Obituary of Derek Bailey, David Toop, The Wire, 2006
Sleeve notes for Ballads by Derek Bailey, Mark Ribot, 2002
David Sylvian by Keith Rowe, BOMB magazine, 2010 (and afterwards extended in Hypergraphia, David Sylvian, 2015)

The work of the original interviewers and publishers is gratefully acknowledged and excerpts are reproduced on this site under allowances for fair use in copyright law.