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But actually the key that it’s in makes his voice quite fragile and light.And it’s quite low for me, so it just has this really nice dynamic between him being a bit more fragile and me being a bit more boisterous. Was it a big thing for you before, this idea of making it in America?I imagine, with Robbie Williams, if you’ve got like a thousand screaming girls chasing you down Oxford Street and then you’re walking down Broadway and there are ten screaming girls, maybe you feel like you’ve gone down a peg.I think it’s a different thing for a super massive pop star.JEFF OLOIZIA: It seems like you’re in a really good place. I’m really proud of the record, and I think that’s the main thing. It’s just a terrible place where people are so casually mean. OLOIZIA: And you got to sing with Ray La Montagne, which is exciting. And I really wanted a duet on the record, like a proper duet with two people signing to each other.Because often, with the Internet—the Internet is just a big well of homophobic people chatting that things are gay. It’s a weird thing to say, but because I feel proud of the record, I feel insulated from—not any insecurity, of course; I know lots of people won’t like it, and that’s fine—but I know that I like it, so it does make you feel happier in general. And so I had my tiny list, which was pretty much Ray and maybe Tony Bennett. HANNIGAN: And I sort of asked him through his manager because I wanted him to be able to say no. And he happened to be in London, so it was very serendipitous how it all happened.Touring in support of her new record, , Hannigan was in a fittingly cheery mood as she sat down with us over pie and tea—seriously! I think the first one, I was very aware of people listening to it, or rather the people in the future that might be listening to it. It was just purely a selfish endeavor, which it has to be. OLOIZIA: Your friend Glen [Hansard] has a documentary coming out about his music and his relationship with [ex-girlfriend] Marketa Irglova. Whereas with your second one, people are generally a bit more, you know, “I’ve moved on.” But I wasn’t trying to think like that. And I really wanted to get ten songs together that I felt were strong and cohesive and lyrically interesting, and not have any dips.—to discuss her craft, Robbie Williams, and amongst other things, her appreciation for the sweeter things in life. Obviously, everyone will have a dip in a record, but for me, I like all the songs, so I’m sort of pleased when they come up on the setlist. HANNIGAN: I met him a couple times with Damien at various things, and he’s such a lovely man.
There was much talk about the lengthy hiatus between U2 albums before they dropped Songs of Innocence into half a billion i Tunes accounts last month, but such a gap was nothing for those waiting for Damien Rice to get around to releasing a follow-up to 'difficult' second album, 9. "When I started off in music," he says, "I started with a real innocence, a real love for the instrument, the writing the songs, the playing the songs and the sharing and the recording and experimenting. "Then, this thing called success came and something happened at some point where I became disenchanted and I lost the innocence.I’m thinking of an artist like Robbie Williams who is huge overseas, but just never really cracked it here.