"The Atlantics are an Australian surf rock band formed in the early 1960s and arguably Australia's most successful of the genre. Most well known for their classic hit, "Bombora", their later recordings such as "Come On" are…"
"There's a really solid album recently released called New Centre of the Universe from Anti Fade records..features a bunch of Geelong/Melbourne based bands..such as The Bonniwells, Bad Aches, Living Eyes, Ausmuteants and so forth.
I like my music raw, primal, with driving beats that knock your hips about, with riffs that hit you squarely in the pelvis, that make you feel like a firecracker has slid down your spine and gone off in your knickers leaving a trail of sparks behind.
I like the smell of brand new records...and old ones too.
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
Deadly Snakes, Los Saicos, Q65, Sonics, Oblivians-related stuff, Eddy Current Suppression Ring, Ooga Boogas, Pretty Things, Jesus Lizard, Dead Moon, Royal Trux, Captain Beefheart, The Gun Club, The Flamin' Groovies, Dead Kennedys, Ike and Tina, 13th Floor Elevators, Bored!
And a tonne of other stuff in that vein.
Jarmusch, Lynch, Coen Brothers, Jeunet and Caro...
I remember reading that you went to a festival in Spain. I imagine it was the Yeye. I just came back from the LBB4 in London, it was great but I really have to drag a friend to come with me next time, since it got lonely sometimes. Have you been to other festivals in Spain? I know there are a few. Do you recommend it?
"I love Bubblegum! People talk about the music of the late 60s-70s like it was all Janis Joplin or Jimi Hendrix, but Bubblegum is what actually got played on the radio (AM, at least). It was one of the only styles that kept to three…"
"I looked for 20+ years for The Prisoners "Thee Last Fourfathers" and "A Taste Of Pink" LPs before finding them for...not TOO much $ on the ebays. Now I'm just waiting for that copy of "Stormy Weather" by The…"
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