Track 7/? Sally Forth, BinWah (1996)

Like many sculptors, I have a tradition of adding one last WHACK at the end of my album-making process: in this case, it was this thing. PAUL COUNT: 5 (three lead vocals, one bassman, one falsetto) I improvised this song in its entirety and tacked it on to the end, unlisted. It’s just a stupid…

Ryan Block Was Cruel To A Human Being.

Before I start: I am not trying to advocate Comcast. No way, no how. What I am saying is that Ryan Block straight up tortured a human being, and we are maybe not seeing the third side of the story. We’ve all been listening to this call today: ….Man, it is gut-wrenching. For me, though,…

Track 5/?: Sally Forth, Acceptance (1996)

Every songwriter has their trump song — the one they pull out when they know it’s time to wow the other songwriters. Before I had Under My Nails, I had this song to fill that function. Just before I fell into my first, misguided long-term relationship, I had a brief window of opportunity with a…

Track 3/? Sally Forth, Iron (1996)

Just to do a reality check on myself, I looked it up, and Ben Harper’s Welcome To The Cruel World and Fight For Your Mind both came out before this tape, so that right there is your explanation, in particular, for what happened here: I was trying to sing like Ben Harper while carrying the…