The Count With… Veludo

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The Count With… Veludo


Ten bands everyone should know about: Wyld Stallyns Crucial Taunt, The Feelers, Of Porcelain, The Tea Party, Faith No More, O Rappa, Forgone Conclusion, The Navel Aviators. 

Nine food items that you need to make a kickarse dinner party: Cold spaghetti, hot potato, mashed banana, American pie, brown sugar, glass onion, chop suey, cherry pie and a lovely bunch of coconuts.

Eight possessions that define you: Guitar, record player, laptop, fedora hat, aviators, nutri-bullet, elvis jump-suit, dream-catcher.

Seven favourite movies/TV shows that go on your mix-tape: The Office, Black Books, La Bamba, Fawlty Towers, Breaking Bad, Ford Fairlane Rock’n’Roll Detective, Gravity.

Six bad habits you can’t escape: Toilet reading, going commando, google self-diagnosing, untidiness, bursting into song at inappropriate times, binge-eating.

Five people who inspire you: John Lennon, Bill Hicks, Russell Brand, Nelson Mandela, my mum.

Four things that turn you on: My beautiful girlfriend, a sense of humour, Jessica Rabbit, an orgazmatron.

Three goals for your music: To collaborate with many artists, to tour Brazil, to make a difference.

Two live gigs you’ll never forget and why: Supporting INXS in 2010 – awesome to share a stage with rock icons, and U2 360 tour – amazing spectacle.

One day left before the apocalypse and you: Host an ‘End of Days’ party.

When’s the gig/release? EP is out now and the launch is at The Evelyn Hotel on Friday April 4.