Q: I believe I saw you at the Grog Shop in Cleveland years ago … maybe 2003 or 2004 or something. Just though I’d start this whole thing off with that note—I’m from Cleveland, you’re from Oberlin. Tell me a little about the city, what you think of the place

A: Oh! 2003! What’d you think of the show?... feels like a long time ago… Mostly places are about the people in them, and the time I was in Oberlin there were great people moving in and around. The school sort of had this “bubble” thing? The minute you arrived everyone was like, “Don’t get stuck in the bubble!”. But sometimes it was a great bubble! Read the full interview