“At this point, emotionally, it doesn’t get easier to hear those criticisms — but it gets easier to be resolute about my reaction to it. Which is just: ‘Go ahead and call me ugly, call me skinny, call me crazy and speculate as much as you want, but not at a show.’ I don’t think that there’s anything melt-downy about that. I don’t have any problem getting angry at someone who insults me in the middle of a show.” —Fiona Apple talks with Pitchfork about the end of last week’s Seattle concert. More here.
PORTLAND, OR - OCTOBER 03: Fiona Apple performs at Newmark Theater on October 3, 2013 in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Natalie Behring/Getty Images) Photo: Natalie Behring/2013 Getty Images