Holed up in Miloco’s The Pool studio with producer Luke Smith and engineer Ferg Peterkin in the Autumn of 2006, Shitdisco lent us some time for a quick artist Q&A…
A) The facts:
A1) What material did you record here at Miloco?
A2) When is it due to be released?
SD: Jan/Feb 2007
A3) Are there any guest artists on this project/are you collaborating with anyone?
SD: Kieran (Prodigy’s Drummer)
A4) How would you describe the music you’re making at this moment in time?
SD: Fast & loud
A5) How long are you spending here at Miloco?
SD: 1 week
A6) Have you recorded here before?
A7) Who are you working with, why, and how’s it going?
SD: Luke Smith & Fergus [Peterkin]. It’s going good.
A8) What do you like about Miloco and what do they seem to offer differently from other studios ?
A9) Please describe Miloco in 12 words… SD: Recording studio in London. It is just off the Old Kent Road.
B) Favourite album section:
B1) What was your favourite album when you were:
a) 5-12 yrs old? Big Mix 96
b) 13-16? Big Mix 96
c) 17-25? Big Mix 96
B2) If you could have been involved in the writing or recording of any one album, which one would it have been?
SD: Big Mix 96
B3) What is your favourite album cover and why?
[No answer given but we can probably guess. Ed]
B4) Which other band or solo-artist has influenced you most over the last 12 months?
C) Another question:
C1) What’s the last book you read/what are reading now?
SD: The Bible
C2) What’s the last thing you ate?
SD: The Bible
C3) Who are you least likely to be sending a Christmas card to this year?
D) All-comers title fight:
D1) Who would win a fight between… a pickled egg and a scotch egg? And why?
SD: Fergegg [we assume this is a unique life form composed of Miloco engineer Ferg and, well, an egg. This creature advances to the next round. Ed]
E) Final music section:
E1) Which is the best gig you’ve ever been to?
SD: Live 8
E2) What’s the worst behavior ever witnessed at a gig (your own, someone else’s, on/off/back stage)?
E3) If your Miloco engineer, Ferg, was a breakfast cereal, which would he be?
SD: Black pudding flakes
Shitdisco were talking to Miloco in Autumn 2006.