GETTING OLDER IS NO FUN AT ALL
The other side of muscial dotage happened in the car yesterday.
The A-boy asked me whether I had every song They Might be Giants have ever recorded, and I was explaining how they were a collector’s nightmare because they record so many one-offs and rarities.
“Even their singles you have to buy separately, because they have B-sides that don’t show up on the albums,” I said.
To which he replied, ruining my visions of youth and coolness:
What’s a B-side?
Move aside, brontosaurus, I want to sit down…..