It took awhile but Amrev 2
answered my questions and here are the short answers. This happened in
-The band started in 2004 as
a 3 piece. We've been through a few bassists
but have had the same singer/guitar player and drummer. In 2008 we added a
sax player and since we've been a solid four piece. We've released 3
records and have played over 200 shows (WE'VE LOST COUNT) plus a few tours.
Please tell me a little about every member, age, family, interests, work
and something bad about every one?
Nege- sax/ vox
Your music is interesting, how would you describe it yourself?
-Dope, bodacious, political
I say in my review that it
is a mix of a X-Ray-Spex, Bad Religion and
Gonads, how about that?
-Agree, but with more Steel
How did you came up with the thought with a saxophone in the band?
-We ideally wanted a 3 piece
horn section but a a sax works just fine.
How..s musiclife in USA right now? Any good bands?
-Everyone Except me, Dead to Me, Bob Dylan, The Peeps.
What do you know about Sweden?
-We know that is Sweden weed
is tolerated, it's home of some famous
Have you heard any good Swedish bands?
-We love Bombshell Rocks.
The new tribalism, please tell me more?
-The new tribalism is about the reincarnation of the slaughtered and
oppressed people of what we now call America.
Have you been outside USA and played? Where is best?
-We have never played outside of the U.S. but will soon.
What is the most odd which have happened during a gig with Amrev 2, on
stage or in the audience?
-Our bassist's strap broke
and he ended up having to play our whole set
laying down on the stage.
Amrev 2, where did the name come from?
-We are American Revolution 2 = Am Rev 2
Have you done anything more than the CD you sent to me?
-We have released; 2004 EP, 2004, Break it Down LP,2006, Couple o'
Covers, 2005 promo disc and Unity Crew LP, 2009.
I´m grown up with punkrock, how´s your relation to punk?
-We've loved punk since we were in nappies.
Is there any good punkbands in USA, in the world?
-All punk bands are good.
Please rank your five favourite records, five favourite concerts and five
most important things in life?
-Our favourite record is Bob
Marley and The Wailer's 'Catch a Fire', Our
favourite show ever is Gogol Bordello, and the most important thing in life
is water and the sun.
The first the last and the most expensive record ever bought?
-Our first album was KISS, the last one we bought was bad brains, and our
most expensive was 'Dead to Me'.
The most embarrasing record in your collection?
-We have no shame
How do you see on mp3 and
downloading and that stuff?
-We encourage free music but
are understanding of bands that are strictly
against it......you gotta make a living somehow.
Futureplans for the band?
-We're gunna keep putting
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