I never go back and listen to the recorded document. The thrill comes when the balance can be attained. Everyone in the room can have a shared, communal rock experience.
Buddhism has become a socially recognized religious philosophy for Americans, whereas it used to be considered an exotic religion.
Every now and again, the alternative culture is cherished by the mainstream for what it is, rather than how it should be, like the mainstream popular music.
We never notate our music, so you can try to replicate it, but you don't really have it.
The band has a liberal philosophy - that's sort of a given.
I certainly don't sit around in the morning making pancakes listening to Whitehouse or anything.
We're playing all these weird festivals, usually outdoors.