“Whenever I read some good reviews of a new band, I always assume I don’t like them.”
I’ve been living out of a bag for the last three months, on tour for most of this year with Sunburned, Howlin Rain and Six Organs. Love it…
1. What’s the first piece of music you listened to today? An LP of North Chinese shadow theatre music. Amazing vocals. The cover’s got some wonderful photos of the musicians and puppet controllers behind the sheet. 2. What are your vices? Smoking, but I’m planning on quitting when I get married later this year. I’ve […]
1. What’s the first piece of music you listened to today? Techno version of “Land of Confusion” by Phil Collins in the back of a Polish taxi. 2. What are your vices? Cigarettes, coffee, weed, chocolate. The usual. 3. What is one of your prejudices? Can’t think of any off-hand. 4. In what way do […]
1. What’s the first piece of music you listened to today? “Yankee Doodle,” played on the glass armonica (an invention of Ben Franklin). Don’t ask why… 2. What are your vices? Procrastination, fantasy, lust, green tea. 3. What is one of your prejudices? 13-year-old-boys are all inhuman monsters. 4. In what way do you think […]
1. What’s the first piece of music you listened to today? Cleoma Breaux – “Prenez Courage.” Pretty intense for morning listening but she has such an incredible vocal style. I like to start practicing first thing by testing myself! 2. What are your vices? Smoking. And seeing selfishness in myself. 3. What is one of […]
Akron/Family has written some of the best songs of the current century. They have released two albums on Young God Records, both of which juxtapose musical sensibilities of the most diverse sort. To love them is to love music, not genres.