Explaining her work

Great Noise Ensemble Concert, Winter Garden (She’s Embedded In Her Songs) ©MAIERMOUL
Great Noise Ensemble Concert, Winter Garden (She’s Embedded In Her Songs) ©MAIERMOUL

But her writing isn’t intended as overt display: She’s embedded in her songs. She’s also not interested in explaining her work.

“I’m kind of old-fashioned, I guess,” she said. “Now it’s a marketplace. People like the selling mode. If you don’t, you have to get used to not selling many records.

“A lot of people who are good at selling their fish aren’t very good artists.”

– Jim Fusilli interview with Chrissie Hynde, WSJ 6/4/14 pD5