Anglepoised Notes

Being in a band

There’s a perversion of normal ethical standards, indulged and encouraged by a music industry that feels more important the more it is removed from regular life. For those of us in Shellac and the other bands we admire, being in a band is just part of normal, regular life. You don’t act like an asshole when you go to the barber. So why act like an asshole when you’re in a band?

Steve Albini, Bad Moon Rising: The Practical Lessons of Sonic Youth

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Paul Love

Written by Paul Love who lives and works in Edinburgh building useful things.