Photograph by Johan Rubbestad Lilja
1. Who are your musical and nonmusical influences?
We find it hard to agree on musical influences. We're six people in the band and we all got a lot of different influences. So far we have found out that everyone in the band can agree on liking Sonic Youth, Bob Hund and Dolly Parton.
2. The music is reminiscent of the energy and ideas of childhood, yet completely for adults. How do you approach composing and recording your music?
Like children stumbling our way through life.
3. Is anything off topic or taboo for a musician to sing about?
Photograph by Sebastian Tim
4. You have chosen to sing in English. Why? Is there any special challenges for your band considering that you are not from an English-speaking nation?
Every day is a challenge. But the greatest challenge of them all will probably come when we someday, hopefully, go to USA to play. There will probably only be pissed off Lacrosse-players in the audience. That’s a problem. Maybe we have to change our name on that tour to something like: "Lacrosse is so much more than just a sport."
5. What can we expect live? (Any chance of coming to the USA?)
If you expect a lot, this is what you'll get. Without promising too much, we tend to find new members when touring. Last time in Germany it was Ramon; he came along for all the shows and had a crazy party all week. On the other hand, if you don't expect anything, you might be happily surprised.
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