- I'm a happily married man in my mid-thirties. Writing songs about my tortured love life would be disingenuous (and lame).
- I've always loved Science Fiction Movies & TV Shows.
- Reading books makes me feel less stupid... I like writing songs about things that make me feel less stupid.
- I'm a musical omnivore. It made sense to identify my music through lyrical rather than musical content because what I'm into musically changes so frequently.
- The idea of the hero's journey is powerful and universal. Why not have songs about it?
- The Science Fiction & Fantasy Community (particularly the literary side) is so smart and supportive. Once I started making these songs, I felt like I found the creative friends that I had always been searching for.
- Two Words: Vulcan. Groupies
7 Reasons Why I Write Songs About Science Fiction
Posted by John Anealio