How to Enjoy Al Green's Music in High Quality - A Guide to His Discography 320
Its not hard to grasp the narrative of The Green Album, which was released 20 years ago this week, and thats because Cuomo explained in explicit detail how hurt he was by Pinkertons failure. Largely written while he was at Harvard, dealing with the excruciating recovery of leg surgery that required him to tighten screws in his femur every day (dental braces must have seemed like a piece of cake later on), Pinkerton was one long diary entry; he wrote about his crushes ( foreign and domestic ), his neuroses, his failures. To have it panned tore him apart so he responded by disowning it.
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That ending, O Girlfriend, is seemingly ripped right fromPinkerton, offering flashes of the darker side of Cuomo, while putting his sonic twist on choruses that evoke Roy Orbison. Cuomos sings,In your arms, I was happy as a little boy could be / Taking pills and mellowing out, referencing a difficult period when he abused painkillers. Although Cuomo said he had laterregretted the unflinching lyrical honesty of Pinkerton, hemade sure that most of the lyrics on the Green Albumareambiguous. ButO Girlfriend is a rare moment when Cuomo let his guard down, once again allowing listeners in.