We invited you for the Eastern Daze festival which highlights the parallels between ethnic transcendental music and avant-garde, noise and psychedelic underground music. I wondered if you were influenced by ethnic music yourself
How do you see the UK noise scene, which Ashtray Navigation seems to have kicked off in the 90ties?
I don't really know, and I always feel a bit dissassociated from these questions about the Northern England Sound
Is the DIY-approach important for you?
An Do It Yourself approach is important if nobody else will Do It For You. When I started playing music in Stoke in the early 90s the idea that anyone
I’m very intruiged about the idea of failure, which a lot of your musical friends point out when speaking about you’re approach to making music.
Failure is more interesting than success because flaws, if proper
I'm not so much of a Neil Young obsessive, to be honest. I like the overall vibe of his great 70s records more than the actual solos, but I have to say the playing on the long tracks on "Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere" is pretty great