The mental state one feels, or is in, when going long periods without sleep.
Based on Jackson Brownes hit 1977 Running on empty... stats to follow:
Released December 6, 1977 on Asylum Records (6E 113)
(RIAA Certified Gold on 12/28/77 and Platinum on 8/25/78)
(RIAA Certified Multi-Platinum on 12/12/97. 5 Million Sold)
(RIAA Certified Multi-Platinum again on 9/6/01 for 7 Million Sold)
Whew man, I'm a little Jackson Browne today... I need to catch some shut eye.
Question: How do you do it? You work all day and party all night...
Response: Jackson Browne man, Jackson Browne...
a small band that sang songs like "running on empty" or "doctor my eyes". Also, they were popular more on the west coast rather than the east.
My surfer pals and I surfed to Jackson Browne until 3 of us got killed at a clam bake.