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- Posted on May 18th 2009 3:00PM by Steve Baltin
Those of you who sensed a lack of nostalgia on this auteur's part, give yourself a hand. Asked if the anniversary and vinyl version, set for a June 9th release, might inspire him to perhaps play the entire album live (as the group did upon its release, over two nights), Merritt responded emphatically, "Hell, no. And thank heavens, no."
Younger fans, however, should not give up hope, as they do have a chance of seeing the lauded indie album done live. "I will revisit it perhaps for the 69th anniversary 59 years from now. Then I can imagine maybe performing it in its entirety," he says. "And then again perhaps for the 96th anniversary."
Cool, now we have something to look forward to in 2068.