Published Jun 01, 2000Who are you?
A friend of a friend of a friend of a friend of the editor (aka Kid Loco).
What are you up to?
Having a nice cup of tea and a big fat Kiwi doobie.
Hometown and current HQ:
Belleville (Paris); down in the Southern hemisphere.
Elton John's latest stuff (the Walt Disney sessions).
Mind altering work of art:
The complete works of Russ Meyer.
Most memorable/inspirational gig? And why?
The Clash (Paris, '78), cuz it went 1-2 and 1-2-3-4.
What should everyone shut up about?
With or without tobacco? That's not a question.
Your greatest strength/weakness:
I can roll the full Camberwell carrot, and cook couscous.
Your vital daily ritual:
"I use to smoke in the morning three feet high reefer
and all my friends call me the viper.
If I wasn't playing music i would be
The new Elton John or a cosmonaut.
Your most memorable day job:
The day I stopped working at the factory.
Best/worst advice received:
Don't bite your feet nails.
I would drop everything to play a benefit for
Uptown Yuppies Band Aid with my man Elton, Sting, Bob and Mickey.
What makes you want to take it off and get it on?
My wife's sweet kisses.
What personal trait would make you kick someone out of your band and/or bed? And have you?
Biting feet nails. Don't you ever see a bass biting feet nails player?
When I think of Canada I think:
Go North West young man.
Music and sex: Is there a difference? Why?
Sex first. As in sex, drugs and rock'n'roll.
Strangest brush with celebrity:
Now let's talk about Madonna.
What does your mom wish you were doing instead?
Fishing octopus in the hot deepest seas.