Listen, I'm out of this system, man, I'm out... I'm doing better than ever. I couldn't be more happy.
The guy's a Vietnam vet and a boxer, but he's also a drug addict, and she's trying to get away from the dead-end world where she lives in the South, ... They run off together and wind up in a casino town, like Reno or Vegas, and their relationship falls apart.
I feel really special, I do. No matter how temporary it may be. You're only as cool as your last cool project.
You pay to get radio play, pretty much, ... and you get what you pay for. It's not really a level playing field.
I don't think it's really a term you would come across in boxing. I have a friend who is a boxer who uses creative terms to describe certain aspects, and I thought it was an interesting-sounding term that would fit in with the concept of the album.
I really wanted the record to have a ... feel of an era
Something isn't right ? I don't know how I know
I'm not into music as a consumer. A songwriter should share their outlook with a measure of honesty, the hope being that they care about what they're writing about.
We recorded the band pretty much live.
The Forgotten Arm. I don't know if we'd do an acoustic thing or bring the band back or what we'd do -- or if it's just time to start writing songs.
It's not easy in this phosphorescent gloom telling waking dreams apart anyhow.
All that I need now is someone with the brains and the know-how to tell me what I want.
Something gets lost when you translate. It's hard to keep straight. Perspective is every thing.
Better take the keys and drive forever. Staying won't put these futures back together. All the perfect drugs and superheroes wouldn't be enough to bring me back to zero.
The king of the jailhouse and the queen of the road think sharing the burden will lighten the load.