From: TN, United States
Genre: Alternative/Alt. Rock, Indie, Post-Pop
One of my most pivotal childhood memories: I was sitting Indian-style on the shag carpet of my best friend’s parent’s bedroom watching MTV for the first time. It was the Martha Quinn era and long before Steve-O had stapled his own goods to his thigh, anyone admitted to being “16 and Pregnant” and when MTV actually played music videos.
Peter Gabriel’s Shock The Monkey came on. I’d never seen anything like it. His entire head was painted with white and black paint. He sat in a ring of fire, poured dried, w…