Underworld’s Existential Crisis
“I was so fed up and scared. ‘We can’t go on like this. It’s not that it’s all behind me, it just hasn’t happened. What the hell am I thinking?’ I said.” (Guardian)
Rick Smith of Underworld remembers breaking down in tears as he contemplated total failure in 1990 (a year when he earned just £200 and had ‘massive debts, no record deal and an existential crisis’).