If cynical hispters with long hair
And cocaine problems, like my music
Following the line before, Mack wishes he wasn’t so cynical about his generation’s behavior in his music. Because of this, he has drawn a very hipster fanbase.
Traditionally, hipsters have been thought of as independent thinkers who are usually cynical of mainstream aspects of society.
Somewhere along the line, cocaine use has become a stereotype given to “hipsters”, despite it’s seamingly mainstream appeal.
Of course if you consider yourself an independent thinker and against the grain but also use such a standard drug like cocaine, you are somewhat hypocritical.
Mack relates this hypocrisy back to his own music, which may come off as “preachy” even though he was heavy into alcohol and drugs, among other things, himself.
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