Adventures in work tapes
From Bill’s Blah Blah, a delightful tale of what can go wrong even when things go right for the up-and-coming songwriter in
We’re doing OK; it is just a work tape after all. After the second chorus there’s a small turnaround before heading back into the chorus. It’s building the whole time and meant to be a big finish. From somewhere deep within me, without conscious thought, completely caught up in the trying to ramp up the energy into the last chorus, I come out with a “Yah”-a grace note to get me into it. Picture this “yah” like a red neck version of the “yah” in Sexy Back from Justin Timberlake-just as long and just as obnoxious.
Hilarity (and much lost dignity) ensues.Email this Post