1- who do you think you are ?
justin isaac simon
3- what is your favorite word?
4- what sound or noise do you love?
the sound the ticket machines on the trams in prague make when they print the date on your ticket
5- have you driven anyone insane?
one person. terrible regret.
6- have you ever made a practice of confusing people?
8- what advice should you have taken, but did not?
live in rural nara instead of tokyo (college professor)
10- how would you like to die?
in my sleep at age 111.
11- what is your earliest memory?
grabbing stringy sofa in south orange new jersey
12- do you collect anything?
tomokawa kazuki records
13- what is your most recent extravagance?
went to europe to see my friends yura yura teikoku play
14- what five words best describe you?
“wish i had a wife”
15- what is your worst addiction?
16- what were you doing at midnight last night?
at doctor friend’s apartment discussing pros/cons of connecticut.
17- who is your worst enemy?
Justing Imans Shimon
20- who are your favorite heroines in real life?
phew (japanese singer)
22- what did your last text message say that you received?
“11th and b”
23- If you try to fail, and succeed, which have you done?
24- what are your weaknesses ?
bad knees, respiratory trouble, bad cough, frequent throat trouble
25- Who is your art for ?
people who like music
27- what was your last lie ?
sometimes if something takes me a really long time and i tell others about it i’ll exaggerate, like if it took 3 hours i’ll say it took five. but i decided recently i should stop doing that.
28- what is your biggest challenge ?
making my music better
29- who’s underrated / overrated ?
underrated – phew
31- what is your most treasured possession ?
maybe first pressing of aunt sally record (phew’s first band)
32- what do your parents think of what you are doing ?
they are very kind and supportive