Facebook R&B crooner Mario has been relatively quiet on the music front for…
- Posted on Nov 9th 2007 1:00PM by Jessica Robertson
"Initially, I was [intimidated by the piano], actually," Harvey told Spinner. "I found myself avoiding playing it for about three months after I first had it. I had never had a piano before. I was nervous about approaching it for a long time, and then as soon as I got over that, it just became this wealth of inspiration, really, because I didn't know what I was doing. I've never really been a player that knows much about the theory side of music -- even to do with guitar. But I've gotten so familiar with shapes on the guitar, and I would know what shapes would work together. But with piano I knew nothing."
Watch the full performance and interview, in which Harvey discusses which of her albums she favors, what she was like as a child and why she'd like to sit down with Bjork and Tori Amos once more.