1. […] I interviewed Jesse Hughes before the show.  And one day, I’ll post that unedited. But here’s the thing – I’ve interviewed hundreds of artists and Jesse Hughes was the first that ever said, “I’m going to leave you backstage passes. Come hang out with us.” And he actually did. I didn’t get to take the opportunity and I sorely regret it, but that he did it – I’ll never forget that moment or that conversation. We all try to attach ourselves to tragedy in an effort to better understand it, and while often it’s self-serving, I think it always comes from the right place. Mine is exactly that, too, but it’s mine. And as such, it hit a little closer to home. […]