Phrases You Will Not See in Tomorrow's Magnetic Fields Review

"Stephin Merritt is a natural frontman"

"Merritt seemed to be having a great time up on stage"

"Merritt graciously soaked up the applause after each song"

"Merritt had no problem opening a plastic wrapper containing a lozenge, and didn't have to give it to cellist Sam Davol to open for him, on two separate occasions"

"Merritt took just one brief moment to harass the audience about cell phones, cameras or other assorted electronic devices"

"Merritt smiled"

By David Malitz |  October 27, 2008; 11:02 AM ET Live Last Night , Randomness
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Poor Stephen! He seemed really sick, and I was impressed that he rallied for the whole show. (No idea what was going on with that lozenge, though.)

Posted by: Miwako | October 27, 2008 5:18 PM

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