October 24, 2009

Woollen Kits Interview

Here's some of the interview i did with Woollen Kits, it was a lot of fun. It's going to be out in the next Negative Guestlist zine. Go to the NGL myspace for more info at http://www.myspace.com/brisbanefanzine.

L- Leon
TH- Tom H
TR- Tom R
Z- Zac

Z- So how did you guys meet?

TH- Girlfriends.

TR- Yeah, Santa Maria girls. They went to Santa Maria College.

Z- How long ago was that then?

TH- Leon and i met maybe like 5 years ago and then we would have met Tom like 3 years ago or something.

TR- Yeah, all our girlfriends are like best friends. So thats kind of how we met.

Z- So did they set you guys up to be friends as well?

TR- Nah it's just incidental that we started hanging out, it's kind of weird how we play together now.

Z- Are you guys in any other bands right now?

TR- I'm in Constant Mongrel

TH- I just started playing with Simon from Yama Boy.

Z- Do you have a collective favourite band?

TH- Tyvek would be the most common favourite between us, maybe Eddy Current Suppression Ring.

TR- UV, yeah UV Race is a favourite of ours.

Z- Whats the best Woollen Kits song so far?

TH- Probably Teenage Love

Z- Is that a very personal song?

TH- Kinda, i guess the lyrics sought of are. They all are i guess.

TR- All of them relate to his girlfriend Lori.

TH- It's like how the Beach Boys always sung about girls except for me it's just one.

Z- So if you fuck up, you just write a song and she forgives you?

TH- Yeah pretty much. I always wanted to write a song with the word Teenage in the title. Teenage Lobotomy, Teenage Caveman, Teenage Warewolf.