• 65 questions

    Mag 15 2006, 6:49

    1. What are you listening to right now?
    View From the Afternoon – Arctic Monkeys

    2. What song makes you sad?
    The Good Old Days – The Libertines

    3. What is the most annoying song in the world?
    Come on Eileen

    4. Your all time favorite band?
    The Libertines

    5. Your newly discovered band is?
    The Cribs

    6. Best female voice?
    Karen O

    7. Best male voice?
    Adam Green

    8. Music type you find yourself listening to most?

    9. What do you listen to, to hype you up?
    Kaiser Chiefs

    10. What do you listen to when you want to calm down?
    Bloc Party

    11. Last gig/concert you went to?
    The Cribs, Franz Ferdinand, and Death Cab

    12. Band you find yourself listening to the most right now?
    Pete Doherty/Babyshambles

    13. Most hated band?
    The Killers

    14. Song that makes you think?
    Don’t Look Back in Anger - Oasis

    15. Band that you think the world should love as much as you do?
    The Libertines

    16. Coolest music video?
    Nobody Move, Nobody Get Hurt – We Are Scientists

    17. Music video with the most babe watch?
    Anything with Carl Barat

    18. What do you play/would you play in the bedroom to spice things up?
    Tear You Apart – She Wants Revenge

    19. Can you play a musical instrument?
    Guitar, Bass, Bassoon, Trombone, Piano, and French Horn

    20. Ever been in a mosh pit?

    21. Are you in a band?
    Yes, we call ourselves “The Cultivated Tangerines” I am the only one that can play an instrument though, we are what you’d call a “theoretical” band.

    23. Ever dated a musician?
    No, but I dreamt that I dated Nick Valensi once.

    28. Do you wish yourself that you were a musician?

    29. Best chick band you know of?
    The Like

    30.Do you listen to any music that you're ashamed of?

    31. Last song that you heard on the radio/cd...etc...?
    You Were Always the One

    32. What do you think of Classical music?
    It’s okay to play in order to get the gist of musical theory and structure, but I can’t just sit down and listen to it.

    33. What do you think of Country music?
    I grew up with it, so it’s very close to my heart.

    34. What do you think of Death metal?
    Well, it is a lot of excess noise, I’d never personally listen to it.

    35. Last BIG band that you saw live?
    Death Cab for Cutie

    36. Are you a groupie?
    Yes, I’ll admit it.

    37. Do you listen to music in foreign languages?
    Yes, only a little.

    38. Funny concert moment?
    I waved and shouted at the drum tech for Franz Ferdinand, my sister said his name was Claudius…well it was Parker, as he soon informed me.

    39. If you were a musical instrument what would you be?
    A Sitar

    40. Do you listen to the radio?

    41. Do you watch music TV?
    Yes, only IMF though

    42. Do you follow the music charts, like the top 40?
    Yes, only to become depressed when my favourite bands fail horribly in the US after impressive UK finishes.

    43. Are any of your friends/family/etc. musicians?

    44. Song that best describes your feelings right now?
    BitterSweet Symphony – The Verve

    45. Song that describes your life?
    Vienna – Billy Joel. Don’t laugh, I blanked on this one.

    46. Do you know the names of all the band members that you listen to?
    A select few that I’ve either met, or am really, really devoted to.

    47. Does a musician’s physical attractiveness play a role in the music that you listen to?
    No, but it certainly does nothing to detract me from them, especially when it comes to buying concert tickets.

    48. What famous musician do you want to marry?
    Nikolai Fraiture and I are already happily married.

    49. Favourite movie sound track?
    Velvet Goldmine

    50. Any musician pet peeves?
    God complex (erm…Liam Gallagher?) Constant reinvention for the media (Brandon Flowers).

    51. What do your parents listen to?
    My dad = Dylan, my mom=The White Stripes, Franz Ferdinand, etc

    52. What are you listening to right NOW?
    Maggie Mae – Rod Stewart

    53. Do you wear band T-shirts?

    54. What do you think of people who do?
    If the T-shirt isn’t blatant like typical 80s hair band kinda stuff and it actually looks more aesthetically pleasing, they are fine…and the band has to not suck…then I’m totally fine with it.

    55. What music sub-culture do you feel like you belong to?
    Indie I’d suppose

    56. What song is stuck in your head right now?
    Paradise City – Guns N’ Roses annoyingly enough

    57. Do you sing in the shower?

    58. If so, what? If not, why not?
    What ever is on my iPod that morning.

    59. Would you rather marry a musician or be one yourself?
    Marry one…I’d get the lifestyle without the hassle.

    60. How important is your partners taste in music to you?
    One of the more important things in my relationships. At the very least they have to be accepting of my taste.

    61. Hanson moves in next door to you, do you go introduce yourself, or do you arrange to beat them up?
    I love Hanson! I saw them live last year, such sweet and talented guys. People need to stop associating them with MMMBop and realize that these are really talented independent musicians now. I’m serious. So of course I’d introduce myself.

    62. Sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll, you dig?

    63. Do you cook to music?

    64. Do you sing in the toilet?
    No, but music is running through my head.
  • Never heard of them...but totally love them now....

    Mag 15 2006, 6:21

    My past experiences with Swedish bands haven't been well...positive. (Yes, I HATE The Hives). However, I really do like Mando Diao. Basically I'm writing this so I will have means to remember their name for future reference.
  • iTunes answers the tough questions

    Mag 15 2006, 6:12

    Story of my life so far?
    Title: Sunshine of Your Love
    Artist: Cream
    Comment: Umm, no sorry.

    How does the world see me?
    Title: Sympathy for the Devil
    Artist: Rolling Stones
    Comment: That really made me laugh

    How do my friends see me?
    Title: Midnight Show
    Artist: The Killers
    Comment: Sure, these aren’t working out so well.

    How is my life going?
    Title: Werewolves of London
    Artist: Warren Zevon
    Comment: Not sure about my life, but iTunes likes classic rock from the looks of it.

    What's the best thing about me?
    Title: Wanted Dead or Alive
    Artist: Bon Jovi
    Comment: Why do I even have this song on here?

    Will I have a happy life?
    Title: Wonderwall
    Artist: Oasis
    Comment: Cryptic I’m sure, but I love Oasis, so this is cool.

    How can I make myself happy?
    Title: I Got Sweets
    Artist: The Libertines
    Comment: Chocolate is a cure all afterall.

    What should I do with my life?
    Title: House of Jealous Lovers
    Artist: The Rapture
    Comment: That can’t be good

    How can I get ahead in life?
    Title: Incubation
    Artist: Joy Division
    Comment: Well, that’d be weird.

    What's highschool like?
    Title: Help!
    Artist: The Beatles
    Comment: Very true.

    Will I ever have children?
    Title: Simply Because
    Artist: Rooney
    Comment: Sounds about right.

    What is some good advice for me?
    Title: Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay
    Artist: Otis Redding
    Comment: Okay, if only I lived within a 1000 mile radius of water.

    How will I be remembered?
    Title: Bad Reputation
    Artist: Joan Jett
    Comment: I like that a lot.

    What's in store for this weekend?
    Title: Killamangiro
    Artist: Babyshambles
    Comment: Uh oh.

    What is my signature dancing song?
    Title: Rockin’ Chair
    Artist: Oasis
    Comment: That’s too bad, I like dancing.

    What do I think my current theme song is?
    Title: Highly Evolved
    Artist: The Vines
    Comment: CRAIG!!!!

    What does everyone else think my current theme song is?
    Title: mnjhbf
    Artist: Peter Doherty
    Comment: This isn’t even a song, it’s just talking

    What is my friend's theme song?
    Title: In the Jungle
    Artist: The Vines
    Comment: My sister’s maybe

    What song will play at my funeral?
    Title: Bigger Than My Body
    Artist: John Mayer
    Comment: That actually works

    What type of men/women do you like?
    Title: Burn the Witch
    Artist: Queens of the Stone Age
    Comment: I must be bitter

    What is your day going to be like?
    Title: East of Eden
    Artist: Babyshambles
    Comment: odd apparently

    What should I do with my life?
    Title: Stumble & Fall
    Artist: Razorlight
    Comment: Ouch, not the best advice I’ve ever gotten.

    What song describes my parents?
    Title: wolfendingli
    Artist: Peter Doherty
    Comment: Sure

    What song describes my grandparents?
    Title: Basket Case
    Artist: Green Day
    Comments: Very true, I’m serious.

    Why should life be full of so much pain?
    Title: Your Time Has Come
    Artist: Audioslave
    Comments: Crap

    What is happiness?
    Title: Maggie Mae
    Artist: Rod Stewart
    Comments: Um, no sorry.