Poem courtesy of Luz Elena (Y La Bamba)
Meanwhile, Dave Depper gave a mini-interview to the Caught in The Carousel blog, detailing the following essentials:
DESCRIBE YOUR SOUND IN ONE SENTENCE: Castrati unicorn lovemaking grooves.
PROUDEST PROFESSIONAL MOMENT: Playing to 4000 people in NYC the day after Obama won the election was pretty wonderful.
STRANGEST PROFESSIONAL MOMENT: It’s all strange after a while.
THE SONG YOU WISH YOU’D WRITTEN: “The Ballad of Dorothy Parker” – Prince
FIVE MUSICIANS YOU ADMIRE: David Bowie, Prince, Talking Heads, Stevie Wonder, Emmit Rhodes
ALBUM YOU CAN’T STOP LISTENING TO: Currently anything Funkadelic-related.
DESCRIBE YOURSELF AS A KID: Hyper, unhappy.
LAST TWO BOOKS YOU’VE READ: “Eating Animals” – Jonathan Safran Foer, “Chronic City,” Jonathan Lethem. I only read books by Brooklynites named Jonathan.
THINGS WE’D FIND IN THE TRUNK OF YOUR CAR: A bass amp. A bottle of Purell.
FAVORITE MUPPET WITH A BRIEF EXPLANATION: Gonzo. What is he?
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