“Red is such an interesting colour to correlate with emotion, because it’s on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you’ve got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.”
Astillero de Navantia, Fene, La Coruna, Galicia, (Estaleiro de Navantia, Fene, La Corruna, Galicia), 2012.
The large bay around el Ferrol, in extreme northwestern Spain, is dotted with shipyards as it was once the Spanish equivalent of the Portsmouth area in ole Virginny, the headquarters of the Spanish navy. While the shipyards do not appear to be abandoned, there was little evidence of active ship repair or construction in the summer of 2012.
If think about making an album, it takes away the mystique. When everything is there for everyone all the time, it’s not interesting anymore. I have never liked all these… what we talked about, like twitter and stuff. They work fantastic if you want to have a connection with your old school mates that you last saw 20 years ago, I’ve understood it’s a brilliant way to do that but no, it’s not my cup of tea.