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Of course it's rewarding to see that so many people understand your work

“Of course it’s rewarding to see that so many people understand your work and appreciate it but I don’t think it’s because I’m the same. I’m definitely not the same as I was some years ago but I reckon that I’m honest in everything I sing or do and maybe people can feel it… That’s true that I take a particular attention to lyrics without concentrating only on them as they just express what I truly feel about things. 46 more words

Elliott Beyond "playing It Safe Is The Most Popular Way To Fail"

Part of what I like about Figure 8

those vintage Figure 8 promo gifs…

“Part of what I like about Figure 8, well, to the extent that I can like my own music, is that I like it better when it’s hard to name it, you know, or to really describe it. 106 more words

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The record was supposed to be called "Place Pigalle"

“The record was supposed to be called “Place Pigalle”. Actually, I had two songs called “Place Pigalle”, then I removed them, then I thought I should keep at least one if I was going to use that name for the record. 54 more words

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I don't know how that story developed

“I don’t know how that story developed around Everything Means Nothing to Me. I mean, I don’t know why he told that story to David McConnell, and I’m not sure I’d like to know. 200 more words

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Around the time Elliott was recording what would be his final album

“So around the time Elliott was recording what would be his final album, I got to visit the actual basement on a hill. Satellite Park Studios. 575 more words

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Somebody That I Used To Know is a pretty straightforward “Fuck off’ kind of song

“Somebody That I Used To Know is a pretty straightforward “Fuck off’ kind of song – more straightforward than they usually are. Usually they don’t turn out that way, probably because I would feel really bored if I had to be in the exact same mood every time I sang the song to stay inside it and play it well. 28 more words

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Place Pigalle was both a song and an original working title of Figure 8

Place Pigalle was both a song and an original working title of Figure 8. Hence the demos that Elliott had worked up in A+R Luke Wood’s home studio were given the name  21 more words

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