***Brave Saint Saturn — Daylight***
Thank you, Ben, for reminding me of this gem. Arguably the greatest song ever written by Reese Roper; most definitely the greatest song in the Brave Saint Saturn discography. Not for the faint of heart and not for your easy listening pleasure. This song is not fast food — it is a song that needs to be enjoyed, digested, and given time to nourish your soul.
Quick story. My best memory of this song is driving through the backwoods of Chino Hills. I remember playing this song on my Sony portable CD player that was hooked up to a cassette tape that enabled me to listen to it in my Toyota Camry car stereo. I remember being hit by the sincerity and earnestness of the bridge and final chorus. I don’t know how, but I cried twice while listening to it that late afternoon. And from that point on, I knew the type of songs I would strive to write. Songs that are honest, songs with feeling, and songs of hope.
We’ve seen a lot of concept art for locations in film, but we don’t highlight too many concepts of real-world spaces. But the planned Los Angeles expansion of the Alamo Drafthouse theater chain is reason to deviate from our typical pattern. We know the theater is planned to feature 9 screens that can house about 800 …
Super harsh review, but love the honesty and conclusion.
Fantastic insight into the addictive world of pornography and the souls it destroys.
"We were drinking some ale, smoking weed and getting drunk, right?"
Hey yeungabe, this one’s for you!