A. Aphex Twin – “Xtal”, Atom™ – “Weisses Rauschen”, Art Blakey – Caravan, Alice Coltrane – “Journey in Satchidananda”, Normal Ones – “Out of the Grind”, Multicast – “Rural Sessions”, Sun Ra – just about any song, and the list goes on…
A. “You are precisely as big as what you love and precisely as small as what you allow to annoy you.” -Robert Anton Wilson
3. Q. If you could be any fictional or historical character, who would you be? Why?
A. Han Solo, because I would like to know what it was like to have a hand in saving the galaxy.
4. Q. Favorite place in all the world? Why?
A. Boulder, Colorado. Because every time I travel, I think about how much I miss Boulder and want to get back.
5. Q. If you started a rock and roll band, what would the name be? Why?
A. “Normal Ones” because I did. It’s not a rock and roll band, but it is a band none-the-less.
6. Q. If you had coined a phrase of wisdom, what would it be?
A. “In conclusion, there is no conclusion. Things will go on as they always have, getting weirder all the time.”
7. Q. If you could give your 10-year old self one piece of advice, what would it be?
A. When you are 19 years old, avoid going on a camping trip to the Grand Canyon.
8. Q. The best part of waking up is…?
A. My first sip of morning tea.
9. Q. If you could have a drink with someone from history who would it be? Why?
A. J.R.R. Tolkien because he was my greatest literary influence growing up and he just seems like the perfect chap to have a pint with.
10. Q. What question do you wish we had asked you?
A. “What is your all-time favorite record?”