Back in early 2005, Ben Folds did a concert in Perth, backed by the Western Australia Symphony Orchestra. He played versions of his songs that had been arranged by Australian composers and it is probably the best live DVD I've ever seen. Case in point: Zak and Sara, the very first song performed:
Sunday, September 27, 2009
Saturday, September 26, 2009
I can't decide if this is funny or sad. Probably sad. Some of the best phrases:
"I'm an executive by day and a wildman by night."
"Perhaps a nice bath with some champagne and candles."
"What I'm not looking for is some big, overgrown monster that's always thinking about food."
"I'm looking for the goddess. Are you the goddess?"
"No fatties, no hamsters, no dopers, no smokers, no alcoholics, no Donna Juanitas, no poseurs, no crazies."
"Life is a playground and I want someone to play with."
"I'm interested in most phases of data processing."