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‘Gargoyle’ was inching towards a more accessible record.
What do I look for in a collaborator? Pretty much anyone who asks me to do something.
It’s satisfying and gratifying to make your own music, but I personally don’t get the same enjoyment out of the music that I make as I do from somebody else’s music that I like.
I’m not much of a partyer.
When I do something, I do it for the specified amount of time, and then I do something else.
We’ve made records for years on a shoestring.
I was never super comfortable playing music in front of people anyway. Now I enjoy it, but it wasn’t the easiest thing to get past.
I don’t really take time off between records; it’s a compulsion for me.
In 1997, I thought I’d never make another record.
In real life, I’m far more lighthearted than I come across on the records.
In 2005, I worked as a scenic painter for a while when I was taking a break from music.
Usually, I write the music and am involved in the production.
I prefer to stay in the here and now and move forward.
I worked as a breakfast cook in a lot of different restaurants.
I enjoy watching basketball, yeah.
It’s a different kind of satisfaction, different kind of enjoyment than making your own songs, to remake someone else’s song that you really like.
I didn’t always enjoy playing music with the Trees.
It’s always fun to play songs by somebody else.
I think I’ve just matured over the years.
I try and treat songwriting as something that I have to practise every day.
I had a lot of jobs when I was younger. Where I grew up, there was a lot of agricultural jobs, so I worked on a lot of farms. I worked in the pea fields, harvesting peas.
I’m about creating a body of work and moving on to the next thing.
Doing something that’s physical but not necessarily mentally taxing – for me, it frees me up creatively.
If Brian Eno wanted to make a record, I’d definitely clear some time in my calendar. John Cale, too. Those guys consistently make great records, always doing their own thing.
I just see what’s in front of me. That’s what I’m happy with.
I enjoy working on whatever I’m working on.
Usually I write on guitar.
When they’re listening to your music all the time, you become part of their life, and some people get obsessed.
I enjoy the songs that I write, but I can never enjoy them the same way as other peoples’ songs.
Soundgarden are good friends of mine.