by / January 21st, 2015 /

The Weeks

Who are you and where are you from?

We’re the Weeks, from Jackson MS but living in Nashville TN

Who are your favourite artists from home?

North Mississippi Allstars

What’s it really like touring?

How much time do you have?

What’s your favourite city/town/venue to play?

Brooklyn NY at Brooklyn Bowl

What’s your ideal festival line-up?

Zeppelin, David Bowie, Hold Steady, Hal Mar Superstar, At The Drive In, Mc5, Charles Bradley, Beethoven, Phillip Glass, Elvis Costello.

What was the worst piece of advice you were given?

Dont think about, just eat it!

What do you do to relax?

Get High with medicinal Pot.

What are you reading?

Choke by Chuck palahniuk (Dbone)

How about TV, anything good on the box?

Dr.Who (Cain and Cyle) Peaky Blinders (Sam) Newsroom (Admiral)

Do you have a favourite YouTube video?

The Lama running to the DMX video

What is your favourite:

Record?

The Band The Band or Allman Brothers Live at the Filamore

Song?

‘You Remind Me’ by Rkelly (all of us)

Lost classic song?

‘Overheard by Mississippi’ Charles Bevel

Record label?

Numero Group

Who is your favourite current artist?

TV on the Radio (Sam) Alt-J (Admiral) Spoon (Cyle)

A new artist that you are most excited about?

Benjamin Booker / Rubblebucket

What was the last great gig you have seen?

Wilco at the Ryman (Sam) Against Me at Mercy Lounge (Cyle)

Worst show?

Whatever it was it was wiped out of our memories. haha.

What should we expect from your Irish show?

Oily rock hard abs. We’ve been hitting the gymn pretty hard….Songs from every record. Rowdiness,

The Weeks play Dublin’s Academy 2 on Saturday, January 24th. Tickets are available here.