Aaron Dessner

In fact, after Donald Trump won, some of the relief of finishing record was to turn off all the politics for a while. There were some songs that had more of the political stuff that we just decided to wait on and put aside. A few weeks after the election, I stopped watching cable news and just unplugged. My way of dealing with the new situation we’re in was to just work on something that I care about.

In fact, after Donald Trump won, some of the relief of finishing record was to turn off all the politics for a while. There were … Read More

“I’ll Still Destroy You” song is lovingly talking about how we change our states of mind, whether it’s weed or wine or whatever. It’s an ingredient in my life. Sometimes we overindulge ourselves. I’ve always been okay with that in a funny way. I sing about that stuff a lot, and the dangers of it.

“I’ll Still Destroy You” song is lovingly talking about how we change our states of mind, whether it’s weed or wine or whatever. It’s an … Read More

The Planned Parenthood 7″ project is an example of us putting our noses to the grindstone on and trying to make a little difference. Working on that was my way of handling my own emotions about Donald Trump. I was talking about politics for so long, I just kind of ran out of juice on that.

The Planned Parenthood 7″ project is an example of us putting our noses to the grindstone on and trying to make a little difference. Working … Read More