The idiosyncratic singer talks 'The Simpsons,' Kierkegaard, and the hardboard... er, harbor
"I did a soap opera when I was seventeen. I was a really bad actress, I must confess."
"I wanted something that reminds me of what can happen when I unzip my pants"
The Thin White Duke, on Zen, baseball, dreams, and more
'Some years I'm the coolest thing that happened, and the next year everyone's so over me'
They're not punk, they're not pop, they're not pretty – but they're huge