INTERVIEW: BOBBY BURG ON 1/28/03
Bobby is the driving force behind the rock group The Love Of Everything as well as the record label called Record Label. He's exceptionally prolific in all things music and art as well as self-promotion, so don't be down on him, man be crazy on him. Like Ann Wilson from '75, all slender and witchy. I knew him from the old days, back when I lived in Kent. Then he moved to Chicago and then he moved to New York City. So that's where he lives now. In NYC. Where the Strokes are.
are Bobby B., correct?
How is your last name spelled?
B-u-r-g not B-e-r-g
Where do your people come from?
ohio for like 2 generations.
Do you have a middle name?
Oh, that's nice! So, how are 'things'?
What was to eat today?
What did you do today? An hour by hour breakdown if possible.
went to work, sold coffee, bagels.
12midnight- started doing interview.
1am-looked through computer for photo, saved as a JPEG, sent mail.
Do you watch television?
yeah, i just said so.
If so, what do you like to watch?
cash videos. look, are you going to keep on asking questions i already
you ever seen Square Pegs? That show was really good!
don't remember ever seeing the actual show but i've seen footage of
your favorite food?
you like meat? If so, what's your favorite?
guess ilike meat, i don't really eat it though. i will eat the hell
do you live now?
87 butler st. 4f brooklyn, ny a nieghborhood called 'boerum hill"
do you have a car? If so, what type?
94 dodge caravan, green
you ever take baths?
long do you sleep at night on the average?
the temperature outside?
cold, it's 10 F
band The Love Of Everything is quite incredible - what's next for y'all?
i will tour the east coast in march w/joan of arc, then tour in april
record release are you most proud of?
don't know, i am pretty proud of how the new 'friENDS' ep turned out
you found a cave that went to an undergound world with waterfalls and
stuff and you could only take 10 different kinds of food with you, what
would you take? This can include different types of natural foods as
well as name brand foods.
often do you vomit?
maybe once every two years.
you concerned about your weight?
yeah i am kind of concerned. about MAN-SPREAD.
you like to read?
quite relaxing, i enjoy the process sometimes more than the subject
you good at math?
i fancy myself to be ok at math.
life, are you mainly happy?
the one thing that you want most?
what i can never have.
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Attach a .jpg picture of yourself or of something that you like.
a ton! Keep it real.
rad, thanks derek. that was fun.
Here's a picture of Bobby Burg in which he appears to be 'in stir'.