Tunes are in the air … writing them down is like letter air out of a balloon and then naming it.
Songs living within us after we hear then:
Songs kind of live within you once you hear them, there is nothing new, we are all just doing bad impersonations of each other.
Life as planting seeds:
That’s really what we hope for … plant a few seeds and then we go. We are all just drawing in the dirt with a stick.
Songs in songs and voices in voices:
I think inside every song there are other songs. But I also think, inside your voice, there are other voices that you have yet to discover and that’s kind of why you are here.
Completeness of recorded music:
Until a song’s recorded it isn’t really finished. Regardless of what your plan is, the song itself has a plan of its own. You need to be sensitive to that. Sometimes you need to get out of the way. You need to know when to duck.
After listening for a second time, I was left thinking about the episode with Damian Cowell and how the truth was not what was important, instead it was about a world seen with fresh eyes.