Skunk Anansie Quotes
It can be pretty annoying, especially because the press tries to paint me as a hardcore lesb. Kind of "the freak band with the lesbian singer" and that's what really bugs me.
like having a mixed audience and so do the others. I think a lot of it is due to the fact that Skin is a woman. A lot of guys show up because we're a rock band, or maybe 'cause the first few rows are only girls.
Unfortunately most rock bands are male. I think there's too much testosterone there. We're really glad that we've got such a mixed audience: Gays, gothics, punks, everything! Oh, and there's nothing wrong with calling us a rock band, we're definitely a rock band.
Nobody's really in charge. We're a band, but Skin has a great way of persuading us to get things done: She just starts screaming, "You lazy bastards, get off your asses and do something!" Believe me when she starts screaming she can scream down walls and she really doesn't mince words.
Everything is political, but as Ace said, we wanted to escape the political label. Basically, we're just watching what happens around us in the world, and part of it finds its way into our music.
I always loved rock and I'm glad that I can play it. When I was pretty young I also used to love punk.
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