Tuesday, 31 May 2011

Henjo Richter of Gamma Ray


1. Which book are you currently reading?
PONS German-English Dictionary.

2. Do you smoke?
Only between the meals.

3. When was the last time you got angry?
When my shaving brush fell into the toilet. Damn!

4. When was the last time you laughed until you cried?
Watching me naked in the mirror.

5. Was there a movie that you could not bear to see until its end?
"Little Red Ridinghood". It's so scary.

6. What character would you have liked to have played?
Peter North :P

7. "Law & Order", "Special Victim Unit" or "Criminal Intent"?
"Police Squad"

8. Who do you currently have a crush on?
My queen bee. To bring some serious honey in the hive.

9. What's the best moment of your day?
The night.

10. What song of yours do you think is your best?
Which of your children do you love the most?


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Tuesday, 24 May 2011

Robert Gomez


1. Which book are you currently reading?
A Confederacy of Dunces.

2. Do you smoke?
Yes, off and on. At the moment, on. I need an e-cig damn it.

3. When was the last time you got angry?
I don't get angry very often. I can't even remember.

4. When was the last time you laughed until you cried?
It's been a while, time to put in the Neil Hamburger dvd.

5. Was there a movie that you could not bear to see until its end?
Antichrist by Lars von Trier. I loved Dancer in the Dark but Antichrist was too much!

6. What character would you have liked to have played?
Boxy Brown from Aqua Teen Hunger Force.

7. "Law & Order", "Special Victim Unit" or "Criminal Intent"?
I haven't had a chance to see these but based on my friends addiction I'll say L&O.

8. Who do you currently have a crush on?
This 18th Century table in the library. The legs are....wow.

9. What's the best moment of your day?
The best moment was waking up and seeing the support on my kickstarter pledge drive for an upcoming project I have planned entitled "Severance Songs".

10. What song of yours do you think is your best?
A recent one. The Great Kaboom. I got a demo of it up here.


Robert Gomez is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist musician from Denton, TX recently relocated to the Northwest. Besides writing and performing his own music he has performed both live and on recordings with numerous other artists including Sarah Jaffe, John Grant, Centro-matic, Norah Jones, Omar Faruk Tekbilek, and Tico da Costa/ Phillip Glass.
He has toured extensively throughout Europe and the United States under his own name and has performed the Les Nuits Secretes and La Route du Rock festivals in France, on NPR's World Cafe live with David Dye and in the studio at Day Trotter (daytrotter.com).
Robert's duo with Anna-Lynne Williams (Trespassers William, Lotte Kestner), Ormonde, is releasing their first record, Machine, this late summer (2011) on the Portland-based label, Home-Tapes.
Currently, Robert is on the road touring in Sarah Jaffe's band and recording a new solo record; Severance Songs.


Robert Gomez - official website
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Tuesday, 17 May 2011

Howe Gelb


1. Which book are you currently reading?
A book on tour I just lost by T.C. Boyle

2. Do you smoke?
No

3. When was the last time you got angry?
12:42 today

4. When was the last time you laughed until you cried?
2 years, 3 months, 4 days and 1 hour and 42 seconds ago

5. Was there a movie that you could not bear to see until its end?
I used to like to walk out of movies before they ended if I thought they were really badly made. Its my revenge on the director for messing with my life span

6. What character would you have liked to have played?
Clint Eastward in any of his westerns. Its a form of zen jazz

7. "Law & Order", "Special Victim Unit" or "Criminal Intent"?
Never have seen any of them ... tried to ... but no ... they suck

8. Who do you currently have a crush on?
Sofia Loren from 1962

9. What's the best moment of your day?
When a song attacks me ... takes over the moment no matter what else is happening

10. What song of yours do you think is your best?
Always .. and forever ... the one that is coming next


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