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It’s more punk rock than anything to live your own truth. No hiding insecurities behind a whiskey-fueled swagger, no trying to recapture lost youth with angst-soaked anthems of fighting the man…just honesty about life and living it in a genuine manner, whatever that entails. But being comfortable with aging? That’s another story altogether.
The marriage of music and comedy is often an uneasy one, as countless bands and stand-ups have found over the years. But when it’s done right (see David Cross and his early 2000s Sub Pop tour, Bonnarroo’s comedy tent, South by Southwest, etc.) it provides a unique space in which the two art forms complement each other– or at least a drunken variety show in which it’s impossible to get bored.