Dustin Payseur is walking down the sidewalk of Franklin Avenue in Greenpoint. The Beach Fossils frontman, who lives a few blocks away, has a brisk gait, but his brain moves quicker than his feet shuffle. He talks about different topics—what to eat in the hood, how he spends the nights he's awake till 6 a.m., why philosophy appeals to him—jumping from one subject to the next and the next and the next. He explains why he's a vegetarian—wait, no, he eats fish, so he's a pescetarian. He hates labels. He doesn't want to be defined. He's aware that he complains too much. He talks of how grateful he is to play music for a living. He never thought he'd... More >>>
Payseur (right) wrote 75 songs for Clash the Truth.