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The album's most emotional track, the nearly 11-minute "Nothin' but Time," guest-stars Iggy Pop (she asked David Bowie first) and was written for a friend's bullied teenage daughter.
The important thing that the kitties and his owners did was look past Mason’s tough exterior.
In doing so, Mason was treated like a normal cat and wasn’t pushed aside like so many times before.
"And I thought I'll just be a wife and enjoy what I have," she says. "I didn't play my guitar, didn't look over at the piano," she recalls.
But her muse was calling – or, as she puts it, "The knock on the door in the back of my head was just, like, piling up." She returned to the Boat, Flea's L. "The only other instrument there was, like, a tambourine and some maracas and a drum set and several synthesizer things that I've never turned on before.