Father John Misty writes heartfelt eulogy to the Chuck E. Cheese animatronic band
Grief takes many forms, and we’ve all been grieving over the loss of Chuck E. Cheese’s animatronic band in different ways.
Musician Father John Misty’s grief led him to write a poetic and emotionally charged eulogy for Chuck E.’s robotic band of three animals, one monster and an Italian chef. The singer-songwriter posted his tribute to Facebook on August 18.
We recommend listening to one of the band’s live performances while reading.
“When I consider that this motherfucker was playing up to 5 sets a night all over the country simultaneously i am reminded that, yes, it can be done, and that just by getting on that stage every night and leaving everything up there, I am part of lineage, of a collective imagination that spans the generations,” Misty writes. Read more…