It has also been years since I’ve listened to Dream Theater. What a masterpiece Metropolis is. It is their Hemispheres.
It’s been years since I’ve listened to Rush–one of the, if not the, most important bands in my life. For reasons I don’t understand, I started with their final album. I now realize something I have always suspected: If you don’t understand where a band ends you were never really listening closely along the way.
And that Bell Witch is just two people, and two instruments (no guitar, which you have to constantly remind yourself of as you listen)…I’m not sure I understand the genius of this.
At the heart of the idea of an apocalypse is what do we really value?
The greatest insights cannot be captured. Otherwise we would not strive.
Trust those who see pattens, for they both understand you and those you do not understand.
You have to see it, and then you have to care enough about others to say something about it. They are not one and the same.