Monday, September 27, 2010


I really love the covers of pop songs that Johnny Cash did late in his career (U2, Nine Inch Nails, Depeche Mode, etc).

I know it's probably sort of wrong to say this, but I really wish he'd lived long enough to do a cover of Poker Face.


My show last Monday was so much fun. I'm going to post a recap soon. I'm doing the same set tonight (and videotaping it) - I should have the video up next week.


I performed at my first open mic last week. It was way less scary than I imagined. Well, except that I did a joke about green dye being toxic, and there was a guy in the front row who had tattooed his entire body (including his face and scalp) green. But whatever. Irony is funny, right?


One more weekend of job #2, then ACL weekend (and a house-full of house-guests), and I'll finally (FINALLY!) have a weekend off again. I'm so excited.


Gretchen said...

Ah! It is not wrong AT ALL to wish for a Johnny Cash cover of Poker Face. Someday, in heaven, I'm going to request that from him.

Anonymous said...

YESSSS. Could NOT agree more with your first point.

And yes, irony IS funny.

Kim said...

Totally agree about Johnny Cash. His covers were amazing.