Wednesday, March 13, 2013

INTERVIEW WITH MIKE STAX OF UGLY THINGS MAGAZINE & THE LOONS

Mike Stax: Doesn't wanna see the Rolling Stones.
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Where are you?

La Mesa, California. East San Diego county.

Favorite STAX single?

"Walking the Dog" by Rufus Thomas (Stax 140).


What is the rarest record you own?

I have a few garage band acetates that are one (or maybe two or three) of a kind, including a 10" by the Misunderstood and a couple by the Bush.



Which 60's band do you love but you'd never want to see a reunion show?

The Rolling Stones.




Can you explain why the song "Food Fight" by the Village People is so good?

The Village People have a song called "Food Fight"?!



What is the ugliest thing in your home?

Me.

What band was the hardest to interview?

The Jay Jays from Holland. They refused to talk.



Favorite 60's Canadian band?

A tie: The Haunted and the Ugly Ducklings.



Weirdest thing somebody told you after a Loons show?

You could make a lot of money playing in a Yardbirds tribute band.



What is the best advice someone gave you?

John Lennon: "All you need is love."


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