They Don’t Go Home Humming the…..
We were watching a documentary on the U2 360 tour as a team this week, and Joe O’Herlihy invoked the oft-used “They don’t go home humming the….” phrase in reference to the “lights.” The true origins of the expression are probably unknown. The most frequent use of the phrase I hear is Robert Scovill’s oft-quoted “They don’t go home humming the bass drum,” although Scovill has readily admitted that he was actually paraphrasing Bruce Swedien’s quote, “They don’t go home humming the console.”
So this got me thinking that it’s probably time to start a list of all the things They don’t go home humming. This list is by no means exhaustive so please add your own to the list in the comments:
Nobody Goes Home Humming….