Oakland based musician Brijean writes a love letter to the Russian artist.
"Being thrown into a busy 16 hour day at work almost gave me an adrenalin rush equivalent to playing a live gig (almost)."
"I'll never forget my very first concert, around age 11: David Bowie touring with Nine Inch Nails. They duetted on “Hurt” My Dad was super confused.”
"I’d burrow my head into the book whilst walking along... I only hit my head on passing lampposts less than 5 times"
"You were so far above making television. But I should have trusted you. You didn't just make television, you re-defined it."
"Daniel Johnson, True Love Will Find You In The End is the most genuine song I’ve ever heard. It’s so simple but so emotional."
'I think it’s lovely when you listen to people like J.J Cale and Little Feat and you can really feel the soul that has gone in to the songs. And you look at the artwork and this same voice comes through it..'
'Watching your stories unfold on a screen made me want to point, jump up and say, I told you so, look! Its true! Buildings can fly! People can talk out of their arse.'
'I had the chance to see Wu Tang Clan at a festival and decided to go the techo tent instead. Classic mistake that I might make again.'
"There is nothing I would not hear again. Give me one bottle of Cider and what was once rinsed is fresh again."