This was during our This Town Is Wrong tour in 2004. We are playing with the CrackerJack Band at this place in the suburbs of Philly that reminded Katryna and me of the set of the TV show Friends. What was the name of this place? Amelia might have been in the dressing room with a babysitter. Katryna was just barely pregnant with William.
I have lugged my amp up from the basement (full disclosure: Tom did the lugging) and have taken the Les Paul out of its gorgeous pink case to show my children. They were suitably impressed; more by the pink than the guitar. I use “showing you the guitar” as a bribe to get Elle to finish her violin practice.
I am sitting next to Lila watching Sesame Street, or as Lila calls it “Real Sesame Street.” We have the most basic cable, so we only get Sesame Street on…