Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way.
– Kurt Vonnegut
“… quite a few people expected us to go for the jugular with a record after ‘Union’ but we were not going to be tempted by that, we care too much about the music.” – Adam Harrison, of The Boxer Rebellion
You will not go to heaven, you’ll go to Champaign, Illinois.
By Andy Whorehall
So sings Mr. Stuart Ransom Miller II of Old 97’s, sons of Texas & one of the great American live bands running 2 decades now. “The Grand Theater Volume 1” marks the return of a band left to wander the last decade away on recorded output. Mr. Miller went seeking a solo pop career; how could he avoid the temptation with…