is a pan-European five-piece who’s modus operandi is wry lyricism and playful electronic experimentalism. They are known for their energetic live shows which often end with exploding violins and cellos.
«Well Done Europe» was released in July 2010 on Lo Recordings.
Philip K. Dick: «Valis» / Patrick Wedge: «How To Fist» / Neal Stephenson: «Cryptonomicon» / Thomas Bernhard: «Wittgensteins Neffe – eine Freundschaft» / Barry Hines: «A Kestrel For A Knave»
Droopy / Obelix / Opus from Bloom County / Captain Caveman / Jack Dalton
London / Troy / San Francisco / Athens / Berlin
TCP/IP / toilet roll / cake / cinema / beer
piccolo snare / the bass / singing saw / organ (any church, hammond etc.) / aerolatte (that little rotating stick thing you use to foam milk with)
Trucking / The Chap / Giant Robot / Computer Music / My First Pony
being born / listening to Led Zeppelin’s «Whole Lotta Love» for the first time / when I’m asleep / I cherish every moment / that would be too rude to reveal
«The Holy Mountain» by Alejandro Jodorowski / «Il Casanova» by Federico Fellini / «The Man Who Fell To Earth» by Nicolas Roeg, with David Bowie / Safety instruction video on Dover-Boulogne ferry / Carlos Reygadas: «Japón»
CD burner / Jansport laptop bag / Down-filled duvet (every time I go to bed I’m reminded how much I love it) / grey Air France case / Orange guitar amp
growing up without the internet / not eating Greek food for long periods of time / being on the phone and thus missing out when everyone in the workplace was offered a chance to buy tickets to a secret Neil Young concert / not knowing or meeting by Grandmere and Grandpere / not knowing more
big hands / trousers / intelligence / big knockers and small Kylie butt / a decent shirt and a sharp suit
BBC Radio 2 / Nandos (chicken restaurant chain) / the opportunities / the river Thames / the tranquility
Recovering from diarrhea and dehydration to rock the drums for an hour on Saturday night / Surviving without eating Greek food for long periods of time / winning 10 quid off the lotto two weeks in a row (a year ago) / Performing at my own wedding / Beating my Dad at poker
by fax (Phil Collins’ style) / go to Jerry Springer / with mutual respect / with a song / make then think they’ve been treating you really badly and it’s all their fault