"Conor Oberst has spent the last 20 years building a body of work that drew from the great pantheon of American blues and folk music artists and made a virtue of gabby, emotionally-direct lyrics. What made Oberst stand out from his peers was not just his youth — he wasjust 15when he began recording as Bright Eyes — but also his melodic gifts…” - The Rolling Stone
Your hiding place isn’t watertight. Life trickles in everywhere, and you’re forced to react. No one asks if it’s true, if you’re genuine or false. Such questions matter only in the theatre, and hardly there either.