talked with The Blue Grass Situation
about his new songs.
I don't think I really chose to do it to the extent that I ended up doing it. I have been treading lightly over playing new stuff. I've always felt that the moment when you rip the sheet off the statue is such a great and holy moment, you know? It's the song as it was imagined and fully fleshed out on a record. Then recently it just sort of feels like, "I'm really happy. I really love these songs. These are really fun, I want to play them." Even if they're not the way they'll end up, it's important to have fun. I went into those shows feeling it would be silly for me not to try playing as many as possible, even if I...