I wouldn't be a musician if our parents - my brother Benjamin is the other half of the band - didn't enroll us to the...
Freak Heat Waves - Q&A
Q&A: Freak Heat Waves
I wouldn't be a musician if not for... meeting Thomas and starting this band. I'm not sure I would have pursued music in the same way on my own [Steven Lind].
Before becoming a musician I was I always thought I wanted to be a cartoonist [Thomas Di Ninno].
My favorite music from childhood is...I watched Harry Nilsson's "The Point!" a lot when I was really young. MC Hammer's "U Can't Touch This" is one of my earliest music memories [Steven Lind].
My favorite music from last months is " The Price of Tea in China" by Boldy James and The Alchemist, " Tuesday Night Music Club" by Sheryl Crow, "So Tough" by Saint Etienne and "All Screwed Up Vol. 2" by DJ Screw [Thomas Di Ninno].
My favorite artists not related to music are... Jim Henson and Martin Scorsese - two artists i really enjoy [Thomas Di Ninno].
In modern music I like how far out music is getting, a lot of genre clashing going on, anything goes, pushing limits and lots of collaborations [Steven Lind].
In modern music I dislike I don't dislike anything. It's cool that people keep making new music [Thomas Di Ninno].
What I like the most about live shows is getting to play your music super loud and improvising [Thomas Di Ninno].
Our music has been compared to adjectives like ooozy, drippy, slimey, sleazy, monotonous, retro futurist all get thrown around a lot. Lots of jim morrison, alan vega, iggy pop, mark e smith and ian curtis comparisons [Steven Lind].
If I could make one of other artists' songs mine it would be... "Le Freak" by Chic [Thomas Di Ninno].
If I could ask my favorite artist one question it would be... I already know the answer but I would ask MC Hammer if I can touch this [Steven Lind].
The wisest thing I've heard in my life was: Free your mind and your ass will follow [Thomas Di Ninno].
If I could still do one thing from my childhood in adult life it would be... skateboarding [Thomas Di Ninno].
If I could put an end to one argument in the world which is dividing people it would be... Global warming is real [Steven Lind].
Poland reminds me of The first thing that came to my mind was the film "On The Silver Globe" by Andrzej Żuławski [Steven Lind].