Wednesday, March 28, 2007

iron eyes.


One bottle down! Time to play a show. Hey everyone, I'm writing to you from my bunk, inside a bus, on a street in Kentucky, in North America, on planet Earth. And if you think of it that way, it makes me feel much smaller, and I like it that way right now. This morning I woke up and listened to Prince and the Revolution, and now I'm listening to Tom Petty. It's all very good, and as inspiring as that can be, it can be just as discouraging..I mean, can Mae really be as good as Tom Petty or Prince? Ha! You decide, I can't participate, the rules prohibit it. Lately I've been reading (trying to read) The Myth of Sisyphus. I love it so far, it's an essay on the subject of suicide from an absurdists prospective. I recommend it. Anyway...last night we played our first headline show in a while, thanks for coming out. We had a good time, and we were introduced to our new and old friends in The New Atlantic and The Hush Sound...so for this next week, we'll be hanging out with them. Here is a excerpt from the book I'm reading.

"In man's attachment to life, there is something stronger than all the ills in the world. The body's judgement is as good as the mind's, and the body shrinks from annihilation. We get into the habit of living before acquire the habit of thinking."

"The typical act of eluding, the fatal evasion that constitutes the third theme of this essay, is hope. Hope of another life one must 'deserve', or trickery of those who life not for life itself but for some great idea that will transcend it, refine it, give it a meaning and betray it"

27 Comments:

Anonymous Sylvia said...

glad you're reading it.

how's the road?

9:55 PM

 
Blogger Melanie said...

hmmm.. sounds interesting. It's not your usual topic for a book.

In regards to the new/old friends, The Hush Sound is a favorite of a friend of mine. I haven't seen them before, but think I'd like their music. I enjoyed the New Atlantic when they were here, even if they had to stick to acoustic because he "broke his guitar." LOL

I've never been a huge fan of Prince, but I am of Mae, so I think I'm a little biased. I did like Little Red Corvette, though, because my husband has a Red Corvette, but then I read the lyrics and it scared me a little. LOL ;)

Hope you enjoyed your stay in Kentucky.

2:57 AM

 
Blogger Joel said...

Enjoyed the show last night in KY. As always you guys make a concert worth attending.

As per your question, I think even a "fan" of Mae or of any other band is potentially prohibited. We are all in one way or another too close to really be unbiased in our choosing.

My personal thought is this, I would rather see Mae 4 times a year than ever see Prince or Tom Petty once in my lifetime.

There are just a few bands that I hope to ever catch live: Muse, Snow Patrol, U2, Sigur Ros, Death Cab and Mae.

Yes, you guys rank up there. But I'm biased.

Thanks for playing Tisbury Lane.

6:41 AM

 
Blogger Amanda said...

I have to say, from the moment I first heard Suspension I wanted to see you live. I'm a bit of a new fan but I can't help but love what you guys have put out. The only song of Prince's that I like is Lolita... but really... I'm terribly biased because of the generation I'm growing up in but either way- I do think you can be an amazing band that can have one Hell of an affect on all of us and generations to come.
I definitely believe that you guys are completely true to what you write and sing and play and I don't think any of you would have it any other way so just keep doing what you're doing.

9:39 PM

 
Blogger teleboy said...

nice

5:18 PM

 
Blogger teleboy said...

i think i agree with amanda.

5:20 PM

 
Anonymous John said...

Dude, very deep. I love reading your blog because it's just so... real. That must sound kinda odd, but so many other people try to make it sound as if they have everything figured out, or as if there is no such thing as figured out, but your blogs are real. You don't profess to know some great secret, and yet you do seem to believe that there is an answer, it just isn't one that you/we can't identify right yet.

I don't know if you've read it or not, to be honest I haven't, but I've heard AMAZING things about Donald Miller's "Blue Like Jazz." My copy is in the mail right now. Heck, if you want I'll just give you my copy when I see you guys in Rochester. Just let me know. Benji knows how to get in contact with me.

12:13 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

singles cruise [url=http://loveepicentre.com/]missouri dating[/url] clamwin not updating http://loveepicentre.com/ singles in indianapolis

11:28 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

home remedies to drug screening [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/faq.htm]no prescription pharmacies[/url] medical record cabinet http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/birth-control.htm unicorn blood harry potter http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/dysfonction-erectile.htm
hemorrhoids medicine [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/nizoral.htm]nizoral[/url] health sqavings plans [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/control-de-la-natalidad.htm]aquired immune deficiency syndrome interviews[/url]

8:06 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

southwest dental insurance [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/capoten.htm]capoten[/url] education shift work sleep disorder http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/rogaine-5-.htm making a labeled red blood cell http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/femme-d-amelioration.htm
generic allegra fexofenadine [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/cefadroxil.htm]cefadroxil[/url] sunrise health food store sacramento [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/men-s-health.htm]blood sugar pancreatis[/url]

1:58 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

http://www.varocms.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=39844 http://fev.cool.ne.jp/Habo/apeboard.cgi?command=read_message&msgnum=24 http://shopping2.webhost8.com.tw/forum/viewtopic.php?p=711064&Twesid=3a3595a0d35031d42b9de2b60a9d85e5#711064 http://killvirus.org/index.php?topic=1105.new#new
http://inhollandstaateenhok.nl/forum/viewtopic.php?p=131951#131951 http://www.redoxgames.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=248517 http://pankichi.ciao.jp/material/test/apeboard_plus.cgi?command=read_message&msgnum=80 http://www.orgazm.zadymiarz.be/viewtopic.php?p=10#10
http://ciberforo.negociollaveenmano.com/index.php?topic=230486.new#new http://larutadelalengua.com/foro//viewtopic.php?p=852095#852095 http://ultrasoftbd.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=132768

9:04 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

dodge charger prices http://automoblog.in/moto/gta-san-andreas-patch-auto-moto kng america volkswagen cd player
[url=http://automoblog.in/volvo/volvo-ann-arbor]automobile starters[/url] diesel volkswagen jetta wagon [url=http://automoblog.in/seat-car/honda-plusone-seat]honda plusone seat[/url]
arca racing frank kimmel http://automoblog.in/radiator/tannoy-direct-radiator
[url=http://automoblog.in/suzuki/suzuki-viva]history mercedes museum[/url] russell volkswagen [url=http://automoblog.in/panoz/panoz-organization]panoz organization[/url]
used volkswagen mark1 golf gti south africa http://automoblog.in/motorcycles/bevans-motorcycles
[url=http://automoblog.in/radiator/lowest-price-on-a-the-myson-bench-radiator]auto radiator cross reference[/url] collector automobile titles [url=http://automoblog.in/scooters/pride-medical-scooters]pride medical scooters[/url]

5:32 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

travel advisory state department http://livetravel.in/inn/qulity-inn-and-suites-tulsa-oklahoma ross shimmons travel guide
[url=http://livetravel.in/hotel/ashburn-hotel-london]guess by marciano travel[/url] travel to puerto rico while out on bail [url=http://livetravel.in/vacation-packages/air-package-ticket-travel-vacation]air package ticket travel vacation[/url]
fourwinds travel trailer http://livetravel.in/maps/north-myrtle-beach-and-ocean-drive-and-maps
[url=http://livetravel.in/map/bangkok-map]west midlands travel card[/url] travel panorama city guide [url=http://livetravel.in/cruises/childrens-prices-for-cruises]childrens prices for cruises[/url]
agent disney travel walt world http://livetravel.in/tourist/harassers-to-tourist-in-jamaica
[url=http://livetravel.in/maps/maps-of-atlantic-canada-and-maine]forign travel accesories[/url] td gold travel visa [url=http://livetravel.in/airport/air-fare-moline-international-airport]air fare moline international airport[/url] scotland travel package [url=http://livetravel.in/hotel/hotel-washington-georgia]hotel washington georgia[/url]
vintage inspired carriage travel bags [url=http://livetravel.in/airlines]airlines[/url]
book journal woman includes ships diary travel alaska http://livetravel.in/tourism/pa-dept-of-tourism
[url=http://livetravel.in/expedia/discount-travel-online-booking-cheap-airfare-expedia-flights]london travel discount htm[/url] utah travel agents [url=http://livetravel.in/lufthansa/boeing-insulation-blankets]boeing insulation blankets[/url]
[url=http://livetravel.in/tourist/australia-sydney-tourist]australia sydney tourist[/url] how many satellites travel mars [url=http://livetravel.in/hotel/photos-imperial-rooms-hotel-rome]photos imperial rooms hotel rome[/url] state department travel advisory iran [url=http://livetravel.in/cruise/residence-cruise-lines]residence cruise lines[/url]
online travel tours [url=http://livetravel.in/expedia/expedia-reviews]expedia reviews[/url]

9:28 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

automobile rosary http://latestcarnews.in/royce/rose-royce-i-wanna-get-next-to-you class action lawsuits against capital one auto
[url=http://latestcarnews.in/volkswagen]goodwin auto[/url] double steam automobile [url=http://latestcarnews.in/saturn/saturn-vue-commercial-song]saturn vue commercial song[/url]
mercedes lackey elvenbred http://latestcarnews.in/romeo/alfa-romeo-club-charlotte-nc
[url=http://latestcarnews.in/panoz/fountainhead-panoz]new 2007 mercedes cls in md[/url] chesapeak auto truck [url=http://latestcarnews.in/yamaha/yamaha-raptor-700r]yamaha raptor 700r[/url]
mid atlantic auto shows http://latestcarnews.in/racing/bcra-racing-banquet-pic
[url=http://latestcarnews.in/panoz/panoz-gtr1-lm-road-car]thruelbread racing[/url] auto switch generator [url=http://latestcarnews.in/peugeot/history-of-peugeot]history of peugeot[/url]

4:35 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

information medical air travel industry http://wikitravel.in/cruises/carnival-cruises-cheap travel restrictions to quatamala
[url=http://wikitravel.in/map/printable-map]las vegas travel mn[/url] gap travel [url=http://wikitravel.in/plane-tickets/hawaii-plane-tickets]hawaii plane tickets[/url]
applying for a travel visa http://wikitravel.in/airlines/continental-airlines-340
[url=http://wikitravel.in/motel/tampa-motel-6]ticket 2 travel[/url] quebec travel canada [url=http://wikitravel.in/airport/west-palm-international-airport-car-parking]west palm international airport car parking[/url]
travel isolation medical http://wikitravel.in/tour/rage-agaiainst-the-machine-tour-sydney travel to cypress [url=http://wikitravel.in/maps/google-maps-israel]google maps israel[/url]

6:03 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

skinniest adult film star http://xwe.in/archive-adult
[url=http://xwe.in/oral/nipples-sore-while-on-oral-contraceptives]sexy japaneses busty girls[/url] xxx hardcore porn movies [url=http://xwe.in/fetish/belladonna-fetish-fanatic]belladonna fetish fanatic[/url]
jap amateur cumshots http://xwe.in/condom/how-reliable-are-condoms
[url=http://xwe.in/fetish/boxing-fetish-sex]hentai site finder[/url] oh my lubricant [url=http://xwe.in/blowjob/free-hardcore-porn-blowjob-teens]free hardcore porn blowjob teens[/url]
hentai warcraft http://xwe.in/blowjob/blowjob-clip
[url=http://xwe.in/teen-ass/fist-to-ass]netflix porn[/url] krystal summers adult sex [url=http://xwe.in/handjob/mommy-handjob]mommy handjob[/url]
pro shot pro gold lubricant http://xwe.in/orgy/middle-school-orgy-pics
[url=http://xwe.in/ass-sex/hot-girl-getting-ass-fucked]sexy pics of jelena jensen[/url] search yahoogroups adult [url=http://xwe.in/adult-video/statistics-child-physical-abuse-adult-rape]statistics child physical abuse adult rape[/url]

8:27 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

travel bus lines http://xwa.in/cruise/falcon-hustle-and-cruise south america last minute travel
[url=http://xwa.in/cruise/lady-anderson-gospel-dinner-cruise-in-panama-city-florida]free maps travel usa[/url] basic travel trailer eletrical system [url=http://xwa.in/motel/ohio-amish-country-motel]ohio amish country motel[/url]
big travel mug http://xwa.in/travel/ybk-travel
[url=http://xwa.in/tourist/official-patagonia-tourist-guide]seattle travel family vacations[/url] misses travel knits [url=http://xwa.in/plane-tickets/plane-tickets-to-new-zealand-price]plane tickets to new zealand price[/url]
business travel checklist http://xwa.in/adventure/xx-adventure-game chinechina vias hapan travel [url=http://xwa.in/inn/holiday-inn-bangor]holiday inn bangor[/url]

9:02 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

zeigest movie [url=http://full-length-movies.com/dvd-quality-movie-movie-feature--the-water-horse/6738database/]Movie Feature -The Water Horse[/url] adults talking during a movie [url=http://worldmovs.co.cc/full_version-cool-/23187database/]Cool![/url]
hairspray the movie part 1 [url=http://full-length-movies.com/dvd-quality-movie-vantage-point/7812database/]Vantage Point[/url] movie summers end [url=http://full-length-movies.com/dvd-quality-movie-erich-von-daniken---chariots-of-the-gods/23810database/]Erich Von Daniken - Chariots Of The Gods[/url]
movie four brothers [url=http://worldmovs.co.cc/full_version-stargate-the-ark-of-truth/11143database/]Stargate The Ark Of Truth[/url] dvd movie rental over 18 [url=http://worldmovs.co.cc/full_version-top-secret/6883database/]Top Secret[/url]
free amatuer movie [url=http://full-length-movies.com/dvd-quality-movie-fari-nella-nebbia-fosco-giachetti/11860database/]Fari Nella Nebbia Fosco Giachetti[/url] movie production companies [url=http://worldmovs.co.cc/full_version-feed/11168database/]Feed[/url]

5:58 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

odd clothes http://www.thefashionhouse.us/white-black-sports-shoes-color18.html shoes [url=http://www.thefashionhouse.us/grey-navy-blue-dolce-amp-gabbana-color74.html]replica designer handbag wholesalers[/url] pregnancy clothes
http://www.thefashionhouse.us/black-button-down-tops-shirts-color2.html the weather chanel canada [url=http://www.thefashionhouse.us/privacy_policy.html]giada de laurentiis naked[/url]

4:28 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

viagra canada cost coverage [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/acomplia.htm]acomplia[/url] stomach muscle strain http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/mentat.htm
health and safety policies on demolllllition [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/weibliche-verstarkung.htm]weibliche verstarkung[/url] acute respiratory infection signs symptoms [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/anti-saure.htm ]articles on health and fitness [/url] symptoms anxiety attack
beagle health problem [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/prevacid.htm]prevacid[/url] translucent color keyboard smoke blue http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/party-pills.htm
drug ambien [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/femme-d-amelioration.htm]femme d amelioration[/url] jansen drug company [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/anti-acidity.htm ]medical intruments and supplies 1800s [/url] blood choke

7:13 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

doreen fashions transgendered shop leyton london http://luxefashion.us/blumarine-women-brand53.html baby shoes wigan [url=http://luxefashion.us/off-white-casual-shirts-color175.html]lauren ralph comforter set[/url] designer pet carrier
http://luxefashion.us/on-sale-page36.html brown shoes [url=http://luxefashion.us/xl-funky-size6.html]laurens county sc public records[/url]

9:59 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

articles against smoking ban [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/toprol-xl.htm]toprol xl[/url] tea plant cart http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/arthritis.htm
arizona health department water testing [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/flomax.htm]flomax[/url] zoloft weight loss [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/categories/femme-d-amelioration.htm ]washington medical center kidney transplant dept [/url] smoking before oral surgery
medical billing jobs kingwood tx [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/protonix.htm]protonix[/url] oregon family medical leave laws http://usadrugstoretoday.com/
prescription appetite stimulant marinol [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/prednisone.htm]prednisone[/url] drug handbook and online [url=http://usadrugstoretoday.com/products/finpecia.htm ]medical diagnosis fluid on joints [/url] generic drugs at publix

9:38 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

http://xwp.in/carbohydrate/online-carbohydrate-calculator
[url=http://xwp.in/amiodarone/amiodarone-side-effects]certified pharmacy tech pay[/url] citalopram wonder drug http://xwp.in/carvedilol/carvedilol-generic
half life of certain drugs and detection in urine http://xwp.in/dexamethasone/dexamethasone-iontophoresis-gel-storage
[url=http://xwp.in/eczema/home-remedy-for-eczema]colleges of pharmacy[/url] health insurance is more if you are overweight http://xwp.in/carisoprodol/line-carisoprodol
i take drugs i get drunk http://xwp.in/cardizem/pravachol-cardizem-cd-index-php
[url=http://xwp.in/imitrex/imitrex-and-seratonin]erectile effects of cialis[/url] curascript pharmacy in florida http://xwp.in/diamox/diamox-altitude-pills drug side effects reporting http://xwp.in/enhancer/doggie-style-sex-enhancer

1:11 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

tnica missippi casinos http://xwn.in/blackjack_how-to-win-at-video-blackjack batman vs joker
[url=http://xwn.in/gambling-online_gambling-treatment]batman movie joker[/url] moheg sun casino buffet discount [url=http://xwn.in/online-casino_audio-problems-with-casino-royale-dvd]audio problems with casino royale dvd[/url]
ohio lottery ten 0 http://xwn.in/blackjack_how-do-you-play-strip-blackjack
[url=http://xwn.in/online-casinos_station-casinos-north-las-vegas]lottery director[/url] time esl bingo [url=http://xwn.in/slots_venetian-slots]venetian slots[/url]
joker and gali http://xwn.in/joker_the-joker-steve-miller-band-lyrics golden gate casino onlin gambling [url=http://xwn.in/roulette_flash-roulette-arcade]flash roulette arcade[/url]

11:32 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

automobile starter motor design http://pqx.in/audi/audi/advisors motorola razr automobile charging cable
[url=http://pqx.in/fiat/fiat/smart]dodge clutch company[/url] mercedes benz headquarters [url=http://pqx.in/mini/mini/longboard]mini longboard[/url]
automobile insurance canada http://pqx.in/jeep/vendita/jeep/km/0
[url=http://pqx.in/ford/ford/f/150/brake/system]music for volkswagen commercial[/url] auto zione [url=http://pqx.in/buick/buick/lucerne/stainless/steel/trunk/trim]buick lucerne stainless steel trunk trim[/url]
dodge charger prices http://pqx.in/mini/mini/magnifying/lens/embellishments
[url=http://pqx.in/maybach/maybach/tank]mercedes dance cd cover[/url] precision auto body portland oregon [url=http://pqx.in/auto/canadian/blue/book/auto]canadian blue book auto[/url]

4:15 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

samsung blackjack daylight savings time http://wqm.in/keno_hexagon-keno rama casino room rates
[url=http://wqm.in/jokers_running-jokers]internet keno online casinos[/url] bingo cash [url=http://wqm.in/casino-playing-cards_beautiful-sexy-ladies-playing-cards]beautiful sexy ladies playing cards[/url]
bingo chat games http://wqm.in/jokers_jokers-masquerade
[url=http://wqm.in/online-casino_stardust-casino]educatonal lottery[/url] gambling software keno net casino [url=http://wqm.in/joker_steve-miller-the-joker-lyrics]steve miller the joker lyrics[/url]
taxes on online gambling http://wqm.in/bingo_canadian-online-bingo casinos game room [url=http://wqm.in/bingo_bingo-bed-toy]bingo bed toy[/url]

9:23 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

free movie clips of teens [url=http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_next_friday/]next friday[/url] the hulk movie 2008 http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_mike_s_new_car/ book based on movie nell
save the last dance movie [url=http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_arritmia/]arritmia[/url] who was the movie nell based on http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_the_final_conflict/ at your door movie trailer
shemale porn movie reviews [url=http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_saving_private_ryan/]saving private ryan[/url] first color movie
forced lebian rape fantasy girl on girl movie thumbs [url=http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_a_love_song_for_bobby_long/]a love song for bobby long[/url] assan hun tur from movie http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_nell/ summer lovers movie
con air movie [url=http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_dark_streets/]dark streets[/url] movie aliens blow up white house http://moviestrawberry.com/films/film_t_bone_for_two/ movie directory moncton

8:48 PM

 

Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home