Ben Rivard Sault Ste Marie, Ontario

Who are you?
Ben Rivard, well thats one of my egos...

What are you up to?

Hometown and current HQ:
Sault Ste Marie, Ontario.

Current fixations:
My girlfriend I guess...

Mind altering work of art: Edgar Allen Poe's poetry.

Most memorable/inspirational gig and why? Ummmm Yup.

What should everyone shut up about?
That stupid song by the Baja Men, "Who Let The Dogs Out". It blows!!!

Your greatest strength and weakness:
Strength - individuality.
Weakness - Shy... kinda...

Your vital daily ritual:
Stumble outta bed, shower etc. get dressed... listen to music.. sit around.

Guilty pleasure: (Says nothing but smiles evily).

If I wasn't playing music I would be: Out.

Your most memorable day job:

Best/worst advice received:
Best - GO FOR IT! Worst - GO FOR IT!

I would drop everything to play a benefit for: Cancer, because it affects so many and kills.

What makes you want to take it off and get it on? I'm a teenage male, everything does.

What personal trait would make you kick someone out of your band? And have you? If he was a jerk. No.

When I think of Canada I think:

Music and sex: Is there a difference? Why?
Music - Best when hard and loud.
Sex - Best when loud and hard.

Music - Fun all the time.
Sex - Ditto.

Music - Leaves you happy and melodic.
Sex - Leaves you sleepy but later you're happy and melodic.

Strangest brush with celebrity:
Ummmm. In the Guy Smiley concert when the dude was spitting water on the crowd. But it was cool.

What does your mom wish you were doing instead? Leaving her alone