Jets to Brazil Quotes
Not really. it began with Jeremy, our bass player, he and I met before when I was in Jawbreaker and we would just play together for fun. He was in another band and we would just play and we just ended up playing more and more. Then we got songs and it just kinda evolved into a band. We got Chris and he was great. So it came together pretty naturally.
I don't know if I would say jaded, I was shocked. Like it was like I'd seen a lot, maybe too much and done a lot of playing, so it was more then I wanted to keep doing, but then as we started being a band it was wow this is like the first time. It's just fun to get psyched to play songs.
I'm into it. It's my favorite instrument by far and on this record I think I'm using my voice more then I ever have, there's no effects. It's mixed louder then any other record before, which is hairy. Some people might be totally repulsed by that. There's no doubling, no reverb. I don't know, its fresh I guess, and I always wanted to do that. I just couldn't figure out a voice that was natural for me, so you wouldn't hear some chicanery going on. So I think I've learned how to do that, but now I want to push it a little bit more. You're just always splitting the difference.
No, we were signed as a group, but everyone had to sign to get released. It took a little while and some finessing. They didn't know what they wanted really.
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