Double On Hearts

Column: Band Profiles   |   Date Published: Monday, 18 May 09   |   Author: Julia Winterflood   |   8 years, 1 month ago

Where did your band name come from?
Pokies addiction…

Group Members:
Simon (guitar), Sean (guitar/vocals), Matt (drums) and Jerome (bass).

Describe your sound:
A fusion of ‘80s, ‘90s and modern rock turned all the way to eleven.

Who are your influences, musical or otherwise?
Chris Cheney, Scott Owen, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Flea, Devon Townsend, Alice In Chains, Metallica and Iron Maiden.

What’s the weirdest experience you’ve had whilst performing?
Having people actually sing along to our songs…

What’s your biggest achievement/proudest moment so far?
Playing our first gig last year (as Bi-Polar Protocol) to a packed out Pot Belly Bar.

What are your plans for the future?
Shows, shows, shows. Perhaps an EP?

What makes you laugh?
The British…

What pisses you off?
Certain big name bands that take fourteen years to bring out shit albums.

What’s your opinion of the local scene?
With the loss of a few key live venues recently the scene seems to, unfortunately, be dying.

What are your upcoming gigs?
Friday May 8 at The Basement in Belconnen with Friend or Enemy, Earwig Mantra and Corporate Takedown. Bands from 9 pm, $10 at the door, 18+.

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