Interviews

MAX ROMEO - THEATRE NATIONAL 10/2012

Max, when did the whole farming thing start for you?Max Romeo: "That was in the nineteen nineties - I think it was 1994 - and the first thing...


ANTHONY QUE - RIC'S BOAT 10/2012

Anthony, like so many Jamaican artists before you, you started your singing career as a member of a gospel choir (Missionary Band, red.). Tell us a...


IMPERIAL TIGER ORCHESTRA (RAPHA√čL ANKER) - ESPACE SENGHOR 10/2012

Raphaël, how exactly did a bunch of young Swiss musicians come to play Ethiopian music?Raphaël Anker (trumpet): "A friend of mine...


ZION TRAIN (NEIL PERCH) - BRUSSELS SUMMER FESTIVAL 08/2012

Neil, to start this interview, I want to take you back to where it all started. At the time you were studying biochemistry and had no experience...


JOHN HOLT - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

John, you started out in the music business at a very young age taking part in the Opportunity Hour and Opportunity Knocks talents shows. Could you...


JOHNNY OSBOURNE - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

Johnny, as for so many artists of your generation, your career really took off when you started recording for Studio 1, but take us back to the...


BOB ANDY - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

Bob, one of the earlier passages in your career was when you joined The Paragons as a founding member in the early nineteen sixties, but how did...


WINSTON FRANCIS - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

Winston, most reggae lovers will know you as being one of these iconic Studio 1 artists, but before started working at Studio 1, you found yourself...


ALPHEUS - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

Alpheus, you're not really one of these artists who already knew they wanted to be on stage from when they were still a kid.Alpheus: "No,...


REGIS GIZAVO - SFINKS 07/2012

Régis, you're undoubtedly Madagascar's most well-known accordionist, but how exactly did you end up playing that...