An Honest Attempt to Explain the New Andrew W.K. Album, by Andrew W.K.
The Party God pens a heartfelt explanation of his new record, how he fell in love with the piano as a 5-year-old, and why music is truly worth living for.
Andrew W.K. on Working Out
There is something undeniably magical about taking a negative feeling and literally pushing it out of yourself and into a weight, and having that action result in a positive development for your body and overall health.
Andrew W.K. on the Glory of Tacos
Hot take alert: They're great!
Andrew W.K. on Death Metal
It makes me feel better about being alive.
Andrew W.K. on Psychedelics
"Words, of course, are going to fail me here."
Andrew W.K. on Encouragement
And how faking it can be just as good.
Andrew W.K. on Life's Ups and Downs
Very intense, uncomfortably strange inner sensations can be experienced as joyous and delightful.
Andrew W.K. on Keeping Your Cool
In the times you feel like lashing out, don't. There may be a reward in store.
Andrew W.K. on Clarity
Not allowing ourselves to float aimlessly throughout life in a cloudy daze is an unquestionably hard challenge, but one we owe ourselves to face head on.
Andrew W.K. on Loving Your Enemy
How an unspeakable act of kindness changed my life forever.
Andrew W.K. on Overcoming Hurt and Anger
These raw emotions inside us are real power and real energy. They are not to be wasted or numbed out or squashed, but channeled and harnessed and used for good.
Andrew W.K. on Big Decisions
Required reading before heading to the voting booth.