Every year is filled with good times and fights and struggles and misunderstandings. All of it adds up to being in a band over a long time.
Well, you go to Holland and everybody's on a bike - nobody would think to have a car.
Eddie is a natural leader. Jeff and I have been very much in control of previous bands we've worked in. But the way Eddie grew into being the leader of this band was the most gradual, slow and respectful process that I've ever been involved in.
Parenthood and having kids puts you in touch with a whole other sort of sensitivity which is nothing but good. You feel more than you ever felt. You feel that vulnerability, but at the same time you wouldn't trade it for anything.