Recently heard this episode of Sound Opinions from many years ago featuring an extensive interview with Jon Brion, musical magician behind many film scores, session playing, and producing such artists as Aimee Mann, Kanye West, and Fiona Apple. Here he breaks down an important distinction between performance and song. It’s sensational.
Allons-y, readers! Anobium is here to help you vanquish 2012 with some insight into your year end party plans: Nitrate Dreams: for those who intend to turn down the lights to better facilitate mischief, maybe the Thrill Kill Kult albums are starting to skip. Start up any of collagist maitresse Colette Saint Yves’ 8tracks playlists […]
Dancing with Untamed Wolves: Fiona Apple’s Music (for the Night and Day After)
“Like her second CD, When the Pawn … , the full title of which, at 90 words, appeared, to her pride, in the Guinness Book of World Records, this album’s title is a sort of proverb: The Idler Wheel Is Wiser / Than the Driver of the Screw / And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More / Than Ropes Will Ever Do. For […]