I think a lot of the tension I feel is not knowing whether you want to live in a city and be anonymous, versus going back home to an island where you have a smaller town and nature and your family – that tension and that pull between those two worlds. Staying put or going back home? Maybe that’s running through the record a lot.
Adrian Teacher, of Apollo Ghosts, on the theme running throughout their excellent sophomore album Mount Benson.
Don’t we all feel that tension?
He also has another great quote about the music he listens to as being anything “with a good heart.” Somethig I relate to a great deal.