“The container of this album and this era of work has always felt intrinsically tied to myself.”

“The string progression from Tim McGraw’s “Live Like You Were Dying” truly spoke to me and wasn’t one I was expecting, so I wanted to take advantage of this pleasant surprise and go the route of a trance/dubstep track.”

“It’s just so strange that this thing exists in the first place. Of course it would be out in the middle of the desert.”

“…not only the big losses like death and so on, but also the small ones that occur on a daily basis, like seeing your kids grow up too fast, or not being able to do 25 push ups in a row anymore…”