Still, Oberst is plowing ahead, starting with his tour—and a little help from Philip K.Dick, Buddhist lit, and more from his culture diet on the road.
What’s the first thing you typically read in the morning? Then I’ll read the I’ve been reading, and which is awesome. I have an uncle who's basically an ordained Buddhist monk, and he’s really cool, and he has a little yoga shop spot in Omaha, so sometimes I’ll go hang with him and do his program—it’s kind of like half-stretching, half-meditating, and I really like that.
Looking through my bag here, I have this kind of Zen Buddhist book that my wife gave me c_alled Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life_. Traveling and stuff, it’s just hard to stay on top of it, but I do think it’s a good thing to do.
Here's to Special Treatment was followed by 1996's The Soundtrack to My Movie, a cassette only released on Sing Eunuchs! Kill the Monster Before It Eats Baby, a split 7" vinyl with Bill Hoover, was also released around this time.
(No, Ethan Hawke isn't one of them)Finally, a woman! Quote: N/ATrivia: Another Matt Damon ex, Minnie Driver, also dated Yorn.(Are these pics even Pete Yorn? )ConorOberst (35)Period: 2003Backstory: The two had a fling in 2003.
I mean, why wait around, if it's just to surrender?