Set in the depths of Club Soda to an audio back drop of muffled sound checking, the tick tock of a clock and the squeaking of a black marker, cornershopstudios caught up with Lou Barlow, founding member of groups Dinosaur Jr., Sebadoh and the Folk Implosion. Here’s what we uncovered…
Question: Was low-fi rock created or simply discovered?
Answer: Discovered. It’s like discovering recording
Question: Is audio introspect a virtue or curse?
Answer: Both. You make great intimate music that way but it tends to complicate your life.
Question: If Goodnight Unknown is the last thing one would say before falling asleep… What would one say when waking?
Answer: Bad day known
Question: Favorite word?
Question: Who’s Lou Barlow when no one is looking?
Answer: Little Louie