Posts Tagged ‘Music’
Apparently, John Mayer and I have a couple of things in common.
One, we’re both drawn to remote places to write and make music. Turns out he’s been in the wilds of Montana for a couple of years, living life like Christopher McCandless (at least that’s kind of what I envision). When I go out into the wild, I get a lot of work done. (Then again, sometimes I go crazy. )
But he re-emerged back into civilization the only way a modern man can, with an appearance on Ellen, wearing a hat that seems like the kind of hat one would wear in Montana…because no one else is around to give you the benefit of a second opinion.
Secondly, he and I are both an appreciator of fine whiskey, as one of his songs (below) on his new album, Born and Raised, demonstrates.
Cheers to your reemergence, John.
This track was written early one morning amidst my friend Eleonore getting her car stuck on a rock. The night before, whiskey was had and we all slept on couches. Eleonore got up before everyone and promptly drove her Honda atop a rock in my yard. AAA yanked her down. Rich Brinsfield leads the song [...]Read More »