I'm really excited he's getting such a good response.
"Hope This Passes the Secretary, weaves Smigel’s lo-fi, often minimalist indie folk style with snippets of found audio from thrifted answering machine tapes . . . "
quote: "Typical junior in high school mindset I guess. It's a 45 minute monologue which is basically a plea for remembrance. It's horrible. I jokingly say it's pure evil."
quote: "I was like, 'Whoa, this is, like, a really personal thing that I'm not supposed to be hearing,'" Smigel says. "It was like a distress signal, but I got it too late."
The Quick & Dirty: