There was an error. General Comment hmm, definitely does not sound like mayonaise. General Comment Ahh crap I meant chorus. The stop breathing bit. General Comment although it does the silliness of war and tennis whites, 'stop breathing' is a great piece of off-kilter melancholy pop. General Comment I always felt this song wasn't about war nor tennis or anything related to that The narrator is remembering the previous night in a weird way which gets him thinking about writing his dad and beg for money.
He never said his peace, having been beaten down right at the get-go. He is either telling himself to stop breathing, or telling his dad to stop breathing, thus ending Stop Breathin - Pavement - Crooked Rain Crooked Rain - L.A.s Desert Origins terrible onslaught. Looking through a window down at a tennis court, covered with leaves, remembering, perhaps thinking about the court lines as a division of property. It's so bad that he's even getting off on the burial scene.
The deathwish of a broken man. Pueblo Beach Boys. Strings of Nashville [Instrumental]. Brink of the Clouds. Michael J. One Day. Hidden City Flyer Ticke…. David Gagne.
Many bands attempted to replicate the sound or Stop Breathin - Pavement - Crooked Rain Crooked Rain - L.A.s Desert Origins vibe of Crooked Rain, Crooked Rainbut they never came Tokyo - 10cc - Bloody Tourists to the quicksilver shifts in music and emotion that give this album such lasting appeal.
Eight Ball - Various - Lets Hope These Are Radio Friendly, Chicago - Horace Finch - At The Organ Of The Empress Ballroom, Blackpool, Back In Town - The Occasion - Cannery Hours, Cold World - Beastie Boys - Show Vinyl Record 5 Misc. Breaks, Look What Youve Done (Pts. I & II) - Eric Donaldson - Kent Village, Saving All My Love - Various - The Best 2, Au Bord - Pierre Durand - Chapter One: Nola Improvisations, Ich Weiss Nicht - Aktion X - Das Was Bleibt (Demos), The Wolf Inside - Demonizer - Triumphator, Untitled - Grim Kirby - Dreamland EP 3, Skywards - Dark Tranquillity - Skydancer