“No one involved in the sessions can boast that they knew they were making a masterpiece; It wasn’t until years later that people started to come up to me and tell me that their lives had been changed by Astral Weeks
” – Robert Schwaid (producer).
“Astral Weeks’ was like a religion to us
.” – Steven Van Zandt
“its mystic poetry, spacious grooves, and romantic incantations still resonate in ways no other music can.
” – Alan Light (Rolling Stone).
“Astral Weeks is still the most adventurous record made in the rock medium
“. – Elvis Costello