Tillman then covered Leonard Cohen 's " Bird on the Wire " before telling the crowd he loved them and walked off the stage, cutting his performance short.
Thought, I know what this is going to be. Josh remembers his father instructing him to smash a Red Hot Chili Peppers album to bits. Zach picked up the bass. His feelings about all this could change from day to day.
A jocular picaresque of drug misadventure, talking dogs and ass-based skin grafts, it was a bold step into the light. Tillman records—eight in all, in about as many years—on a series of labels, plus occasional tours with other bands.
This style of worship music operates on a ten-year cultural lag. With his tall stature and long hair, his serious character emanates a true charisma, which seems to have escaped from a sort of old-school Western movie, the kind of country epic drama where it is a lot question of the bible.