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Big Mike: I want to enlighten and expand as many people’s musical experiences and tastes as possible. The average music enthusiast has a very narrow palette of musical influences. People need to expand the horizon and discover how music has developed and how music genres so widely diverse are so closely related.
What is your musical background?
Rock: I have been playing drums with punk rock and other bands since 1983. The first punk band I formed was named Charlie Dead and the Vultures. We only wrote about 6 or 7 songs, and were probably the closest thing to pure punk rock that you can possibly get. We sucked.
What is the most musical thing in the world?
Big Mike: The sound of the Atlantic Ocean crashing against the beach during sunrise, sunset, or beneath a white moon. There is an aroma that envelops every sense of your body at that moment.
What would you name Princess Kate Middleton’s child, and why?
Big Mike: I am sorry but I am highly insulted to be asked this kind of question. If you were to interview Princess Kate would you seriously ask her what song she likes by the Dead Virgins? An interviewer should be asking questions that are viable to the subject being interviewed. Please don’t insult my intelligence and I will not insult yours.
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