Jarvis Cocker & Little Joy @ MHOW in NYC – pics
photos by Chris La Putt
NY MAG: How was working with Steve Albini on Further Complications?
Jarvis Cocker: It was kind like the polar opposite of most producers. He didn’t want to get his fingerprints all over the record. And we’re not that dissimilar in age; even though we were growing up in other continents, I guess it’s that punk movement that brought us into music, so there were some points of reference in common. You know, being in the studio can be very, very dull, but this wasn’t at all because when he wasn’t playing poker online, we actually had some quite interesting conversations. And I suppose it’s well-known — he wears overalls to work because he treats it as a job rather than a creative enterprise, and that was quite a refreshing thing.
Jarvis Cocker played Music Hall of Williamsburg last night (7/30). Little Joy opened. Some more pictures are below…