He ties a loop in the cord for his headphones to keep the sound from escaping and preventing the outsiders from stealing his sounds. The headphones never come off, even when the jack isn’t jacked into anything, which is most of the time. Catching the vibrations from the air is what he says he’s doing. Listening to the cosmos, the birth and death of stars. Other times though, when the lithium kicks in, he has a playlist on his phone and he listens to the ‘oldies’ from the early 2000s.