“The Devastations are all about silence.
enough and empty enough to fill the Grand canyon. Silence and how you fill it.
And how much you fill it, and what you fill it with, and when? And the answer to
the last part of that puzzle is song. And song is where the Devastations come
in. Messrs. Standish, Cran and Carlyon are life-long devotees of song. And you
can hear it, a whole history of song. They neither sound like the past or this
This is timeless, because it is of the heart, and the soul is always timeless.”
Rowland S. Howard.
Updated 20th October 2003