More on Prince. Tavis Smiley interviews. Re-invention. Fan trust. Covers. What’s in a name? Lenny Bruce. Goyish or Jewish?
Roger CortonI read your post on Prince. You’ve talked many times of the difficulty in mixing yourself.
JCHIt’s awful. You tend to hear the music as you wish it sounded. You don’t hear it as it is. I’ve rarely talked with other musicians about it, but it’s as clear to me as a sky of azure that almost everyone suffers from this to one degree or another. Which is why it’s so dangerous to be a one-man-band. But he had that gift. Apart from all his other talents, that was the deal–seeing reality for what it is.
RCSo you’re downplaying his playing (sorry.) But you do the same things. You do it all.
JCHI’m gonna get punished for this, but from what I can hear he was an OK guitar player, drummer, whatever.
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