Once this extended stretch of roadwork is finished, Parr intends to gather some musician friends in Duluth and record a live album. He hopes to revisit some songs from his first two albums (1922 and Criminals and Sinners), which are largely unavailable.
"I still want to keep it simple," he says. "I don't want some crazy, overproduced Broadway extravaganza. Although that might be down the road--after I shave off the beard and cut my hair."