“Clandestino, is particularly journalistic, and that a musician is a human being who uses microphone to express and try to make a change act as an activist.”
“The world is so terrible and seems often hopeless but the really important thing is that you protest - but protesting is often not enough so we need to try to find solutions. Finding our own solutions to global society may be difficult, but we can try hard to find solutions at our own level from our neighborhood and in our own microcosmos. “
- Manu Chao, asked what is the position of music and a musician who writes such political songs.