in making this record i wanted to focus on making something that i loved, without really being concerned about how it might be received by the marketplace. as a result it's a quieter and more melodic and more mournful and more personal record than some of the records i've made in the past."
Track 6 now... It shows, sir. (The vocals are almost Peter Murphy-esque?)
Also cool is that David Lynch directed a video for his first single off the album. You can check it out @ Pitchfork's website here.