Nikki Thunder Bay, Ontario

Who are you?
Nikki.

What are you up to?
Meh... Pretending to work.

Hometown and current HQ:
Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Current fixations:
Tea, Skinny Puppy, ska, Tekken 3.

Mind altering work of art (not your own):
Aching Brain by my friend Ty R.

Most memorable/inspirational gig and why?
Amish Armada or the local hallowe'en metal show. Armada - they rock... The metal show - I was covered in blood and bruises, best pit ever!

What should everyone shut up about?
Pokémon, the election.

Your greatest strength and weakness:
Strength - making people laugh. Weakness - being lazy.

Your vital daily ritual:
My morning juice box, lunch with Benson, listening to Rancid on the bus, peppermint tea and IRC for a few hours.

Guilty pleasure:
Peppermint aromatherapy / meditating to The Cure.

If I wasn't playing music I would be:
I don't play an instrument but I would be playing video games with Rob.

Your most memorable day job:
The Anti-smoking video... *talent co-ordinator*

Best/worst advice received:
Best -be yourself. Worst - don't worry about it.

I would drop everything to play a benefit for:
SAFE (Self Abuse Finally Ends).

What makes you want to take it off and get it on?
Mallrats!

What personal trait would make you kick someone out of your band? And have you?
Bigotry.

When I think of Canada I think:
I love living here.

Music and sex: Is there a difference? Why?
Music is pleasure to the ears and sex..well..uh.. haha.

Strangest brush with celebrity:
Met Robin Black at Mr.Sub.

What does your mom wish you were doing instead?
I am afraid to ask...