... Sometime in late ’88 we were having lunch somewhere, and I said, “You’ve done Indian, you’ve done Indonesian, you’ve done African – but you’re a white boy from Memphis. How about doing something more American?” The result was City: Works of Fiction
JFH. Jon Fucking Hassell. That’s what (guitarist) Gregg Arreguin and I called him. I realize as I write this that it sounds like we were always annoyed with him – and we certainly were, at times – but actually we said it in order to build him up, to encourage him. As in, “Hey! You’re Jon Fucking...
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