Populette is Andrew Potter & Max Pasq. They’re from NYC, & they’ve been showing great creative skills with their 1st 12″ for Throne OF Blood last year & upcoming remixes for The Rapture (DFA), Black Strobe, Turbo or again Plant record.
What turns you on ?
A:My girlfriend’s legs. Her voice.
M:when you call me “Darling”
What is your favorite word ?
What sound or noise do you love ?
A:The sound of rain hitting the air conditioner, and Max’s Arp 2600.
Have you driven anyone insane ?
A:Yes, I think so.
Have you ever made a practice of confusing people ?
A:No need for practice. I think it comes naturally!
M:I like to confuse James Friedman’s cats
What should everyone shut up about ?
A:How much they go to the gym, or how they are a “foodie”
What advice should you have taken, but did not ?
A:To go easy on myself.
M:Don’t smoke Don’t drink Don’t get on that motorcycle Don’t go too fast on that skateboard
What is your vital daily ritual ?
What do you fear most ?
A:Being misunderstood. Oh, and clowns.
How would you like to die ?
A:In my sleep or in an explosion.
What is your earliest memory ?
A:Getting a swimming lesson in Florida during a thunderstorm when I was
1 year old. Surprisingly, I love being in the water.
M:No idea man…the 80’s were so crazy, it’s all a blur…
Do you collect anything ?
A:Synths, books, music, scars
M:lost keys, lost wallets, lost glasses, lost jackets
A fundamental thinker ?
A:I’ve been known to change my mind if there is a good argument.
What is your most recent extravagance ?
A:I ate at McDonalds last night and then watched a fist fight between
the McDonald’s manager and a thug over a girl.
M:15$ for a bottle of Kriek Cerise
What five words best describe you?
A:Kind, wizardly, smart, funny, flawed
What is your worst addiction ?
What were you doing at midnight last night ?
M:having a good time in Nantucket
Who is your worst enemy ?
A:Not sure I have one. If you’re out there, let me know who you are!
M:That would be me.
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction ?
A:Gandalf, Morrissey, Papillon
M:Anybody that came out of Marcel Gotlib’s head.
Who are your favorite heroines in real life ?
A:My girlfriend, my mom
M:Mom is an all time favorite, and at the moment i have a special spot for Patti Smith, I’m reading “Just Kids” and i highly recommend it.
Who would you have liked to be ?
They also have new music coming out in november on Throne Of Blood, check it here: