the belle brigade - “losers”
there will always be someone better than you, even if you’re the best
But he sees himself more as exacting athlete than tortured artist. He compares himself to baseball players — putting spin on the ball as it leaves his fingers, trying to keep his batting average high — and to surfers: “What are they doing that for? It’s just pure. You’re alone. That wave is so much bigger and stronger than you. You’re always outnumbered. They always can crush you. And yet you’re going to accept that and turn it into a little, brief, meaningless art form.” He said: “I’m not filling a deep emotional hole here. I’m playing a very difficult game, and if you’d like to see someone who’s very good at a difficult game, that’s what I do.”
(from the NYTimes)
hating life with @natalieangiuli
doing what we are best at
—Lullaby (feat. Natalie Angiuli)
Felix Cartal - Lullaby (feat. Natalie Angiuli)
love that people are posting about this song. it’s free, go download it!
some fun facts: i recorded the vocals in my room, many of them with a kitten in my arms who only stopped crying when i held her. we wrote the song in a hotel room in santa monica using a laptop, an iPad piano app, and a hotel pad/pen.