Mitts The Exclaim! Questionnaire
Published Feb 01, 2000Who are you?
Mitts, guitar player for Skarhead.
What are you up to?
Getting ready to blow shit up in 2001. Dirty Money Syndicate coming soon!
Hometown and current HQ:
Long Island, NY (the band is from Queens, NY)
Jay walking, the genetically altered things they serve at KFC. Beaks! What? No Beaks?
Mind-altering work of art:
"Kings At Crime," Skarhead on Victory Records
Most memorable/inspiration gig and why?
The time we played Toronto Warped Tour and we had to stop because of the hurricane that almost blew off the roof of the stage. Kids were fucking it up hard until that happened... too bad.
What should everyone shut up about?
Shut the fuck up about Fred Durst. Please.
Your greatest strength/weakness:
Honesty and honesty.
Your vital daily ritual:
Drink large quantities of beer.
If I wasn't playing music I would be:
Trying to find a way to play music.
Your most memorable day job:
Working sound for fashion shows and getting to watch the girls get naked while I lingered around backstage.....creepy, huh?
Best/worst advice received:
Don't eat yellow snow.
I would drop everything to play a benefit for:
The Skarhead Gets Rich Foundation
What makes you want to take it off and get it on?
Real tits in your face (no silicone).
What personal trait would make you kick someone out of your band and/or bed? And have you?
Someone who can't hang with us (all of us, if you know what I mean)....that applies to people in the band, and girls in the bed.
When I think of Canada, I think:
Hockey, good beer, and fucking cold.
Music and sex: Is there a difference?
Yeah, after sex I wanna hear music.
Strangest brush with celebrity:
Watching baseball on TV with Art Garfunkel.
What does your mom wish you were doing instead?
Making money at music, instead of being broke doing it.