Published Mar 01, 2001Who are you?
What are you up to?
Finishing my last year of college at Champlain Saint-Lawrence, getting a DEC in Business Administration (marketing).
Hometown and current HQ:
Port-Cartier and Quebec City, PQ.
Whole plates of mashed potatoes and gravy, A New Found Glory, Lucky 7. Gap fleece tops.
Mind altering work of art (not your own):Danny Boyle's 'Shallow Grave'.
Most memorable/inspirational gig and why? Face to Face, April 1996. Quebec City. My first major act show. Traveled miles to see them.
What should everyone shut up about?
Victoria's Secret catalogs.
Your greatest strength and weakness:
Self-appreciation vs self debasement.
Your vital daily ritual:
Wash my face and pop my zits.
Guilt = no pleasure.
If I wasn't playing music I would be: Since I'm not playing music except for the flute. I'm in college.
Your most memorable day job:
Office job at Revenu Québec. The people were cool, but how much fun can you have renaming and deleting documents?
Best/worst advice received:
Worse is getting a spiral perm.
I would drop everything to play a benefit for:
Stopping child slave labour and prostitution in Asia.
What makes you want to take it off and get it on?
A certain guy named Franc.
What personal trait would make you kick someone out of your band? And have you?
Shameless self-promotion. Hell, yes!
When I think of Canada I think:
The paranoid Diefenbunker, the world's bestseller Les Chrétienneries, Wet Suit Stockwell.
Music and sex: Is there a difference? Why?
Well, I rarely scream while I listen to music, and I cannot sing while my mouth is full.
Strangest brush with celebrity:
I once opened the door of a chemical toilet on a Change of Heart band member at an outdoor show where I was a staff person.
What does your mom wish you were doing instead?
Study to become a high school or cégep teacher.