I'm not sure how old I was when I heard Billy Joel's "The Entertainer" for the first time, but I distinctly remember taking note of the part where he sings that it took him years to write his latest song and that although they were the best years of his life, the song ran too…Read more Billy Joel Was Right!
Like other tracks on Thank You for Holding, "Spooky Spongecake" has a longer history than one might expect. I originally released a different version of this track as simply "Spongecake" about a year ago (and have since made it unavailable for reasons I'll explain in a moment.) Here's what I had to say about the…Read more Track-by-Track: “Spooky Spongecake”
I was a little worried that some listeners might find this track offensive, much as fans found John Lennon's "more popular than Jesus" comment offensive in 1966. Fortunately for me, my fan base isn't quite as large as that of the Beatles, so the backlash against this song, should there be any, won't be that…Read more Track-by-Track: “Sweet Chocolate Jesus”