Lou Reed ging gisteren dood.
As he gets drunker, his left eyeball begins to slide out of sync
Lou Reed v Lester Bangs: a classic interview from the vaults – The Guardian
En Elliott Smith ging een week + 10 jaar eerder dood.
His story is dotted with followers, people who instinctively grasped the appeal of his music and felt themselves helplessly conscripted to his cause. They became storytellers for Elliott’s genius and originality, champions for someone allergic to championing himself.
Keep the Things You Forgot: An Elliott Smith Oral History
Opmerkelijk dat qua #storytelling Pitchfork telkens maar weer van die rake dingen neerzet. Online.