in Everything Goes Numb you hear SM speak out against the band he didn’t get along with, Catch 22, in more war-cries that sound like the soundtrack to a film noir. it's appropriate that it ends with a song titled after a Raymond Chandler story
every year something new hits me in his lyrics. “silence, sirens” hits me hard these days, especially when people close to me say "how've you been" and i don't say “i’ve been fine” -- i speak honestly to silence. sirens.
now 17 years later, i don’t know if TK ever thought he’d win the war against Victory, but i know he will keep dreaming of winning, rearranging the rigged puzzle pieces, so that he can stand up and do what it takes