Home Set Lists Forums The Permanent Record Asshole Opinion

AC/DC -- Denver, CO -- February 8th, 2016
Y&T -- Phoenix, AZ -- February 6th, 2016
Europe -- Atlanta, GA -- February 6th, 2016
Voivod -- Providence, RI -- February 6th, 2016
Metallica -- San Francisco, CA -- February 6th, 2016

Old 12-14-2006, 05:05 PM
DethMaiden's Avatar
DethMaiden DethMaiden is offline
We're dying on the inside
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: NYC
Posts: 28,833
Blog Entries: 1
Interview with Mastodon's Brann Dailor

Do you have a favorite concept album?
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway by Genesis.

Peter Gabriel?
Yeah, oh yeah! There is a soft place in my heart for some of the Phil Collins vocal-driven stuff. When he first took over it was OK, it was sticking a little bit prog, but then he just went totally pop. My mom used to do exercises to Phil Collins stuff.

“Sussudio?” Have you seen that American Psycho movie?
Yeah, it’s hilarious! I love it! But yeah, Lamb Lies Down… is probably my favorite album of all time.

Really, of all time?
It’s got every element of music. I just love it. Genesis was able to do everything and get away with it—goofy at times, abstract, poppy, then completely fucking weird and bizarre. Peter Gabriel is amazing. The last song on their album Foxtrot, “Supper’s Ready,” is 22 minutes long and amazing. That album is kind of what we modeled Leviathan after, in a way. There’s a grouping of rocking songs between the four and five minute mark. Just bam! Bam! Bam! And then there’s this big long epic to take you out. We were like “We can have that, we can do something like that.” It wasn’t the inspiration for the whole album, but we kind of modeled it after Foxtrot.

Game, set and match
Mortals are mortar and life is the fuse.
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 01:18 AM.

Blah Blah Blah Copyright WWW.METALSETLISTS.COM 2008