I have come to the conclusion that insomnia finds good company in objects like a battered acoustic guitar. After suffering many sleepless nights I’ve often found it effective to lull myself to sleep by playing songs in my guitar. It was a little more than a year ago when I discovered that such an endeavor therapeutic for my chronic inability to sleep soundly. These are my favorites. I recorded them using my old tape deck and a 4-track recorder hence the term ‘lo-fi’. For those who find it difficult to sleep, it might be worthwhile exploring these songs that have always made me drift into slumber. Sweet dreams.
Last Saturday I found myself dumbfounded with a question that I was asked about DeathToPuberty in our gig at AMOS Cafe: “Why did you name your band DeathToPuberty?”
This was the question that the host posed as me and the rest of the band prepared our instruments for our set. I wasn’t able to answer it though partly because I never really took the time to think about it, and now I think I can more or less give a response that I think is part of why I took a fancy at the name DeathToPuberty.