I tend to think of JPW as kind of a mellow singer with a great voice, but he really lets loose in the middle of “Hope I Die.” In addition to a really powerful singing section, there’s a pretty wild solo going on (violin or guitar or both).He introduces Adam Morrow over here on the guitar, so I assume he had something to do with it. I was incredibly happy sleeping in my bed and going to dance recitals and football games and the lot.For indeed, his songs are not cheery by any stretch. I know the first song, “Black Leaf,” from his Tiny Desk Concert. When it ends, he says: I guess it’s probably my duty to warn you….
Like when he thinks back to when Robert received a phone call back in 1992 and the first thing he says to Arthur is “I’ve been pronouncing it wrong all these years… This seemed like one that could end with us wondering about the prize.In high school, she was the New York State Player of the Year, the New York Daily News Player of the Year, and a WBCA All-American.In her senior year at undefeated UConn in 2002, she won the Wade Trophy and the Naismith Award as College Player of the Year.While only 11 years old, she played during halftime of a St.John's basketball game; her play was so impressive that a security guard asked for her autograph.