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[fa:p:a=72157594267830938,id=233541952,j=r,s=s,l=p]AD: DESCRIBE THE GROUPS SOUND? HA: percussive vomit on a bed of latin tribal punk rock hip hop salad!!

AD: WHERE DID THE NAME OF THE BAND COME FROM? WHY IS THERE A BMX?

HA: I am the silver back gorilla of percussion. Zac Baird wanted to have a one time Butt Moving X-perience with his former Billy Goat Mates.

AD: FAVORITE VENUE IN AUSTIN AND WHY?

HA: It used to be the old Mercury because Mark Collins cared about the bands and worked hard to build a scene. Those days are gone. Before that, it was the flamingo when Dave and Woody had it going on. Now I would say it is the Flamingo. I like Stubbs as well.

AD: YOU GUYS ARE FROM AUSTIN RIGHT? YOUR TOURING SCHEDULE, TAKES YOU OUT OF TOWN MUCH OF THE YEAR, WHEN DOES A LOCAL BAND KNOW THEY ARE READY FOR THE ROAD?

HA:When they get on the phone and book thier first tour to places like columbus ohio for 25 dollars. That is what I did with Billy Goat!!!!!

AD: HOW DOES THE VIBE IN AUSTIN COMPARE TO OTHER CITIES?

HA: I love Austin. Some of that Love is based on playing at the cannibal club back in the day.
AD: WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE BUILDUP OF ATOWN?

HA: I have no control over capitolistic endeavors of the White man.

AD: WHO ARE YOUR INFLUENCES?

HA: Everything. Free Jazz, Punk rock, Classic rock, Bob Wills, Mile Davis, Monk, Mingus, Milt Jackson!!!!!!Cal Tjader, Albert Ayler
AD: WHAT DO YOU WANT TO ACCOMPLISH WITH YOUR MUSIC?

HA: I want to turn into A six foot walking denis.

AD: THINK OF SXSW?

HA: I played the First South By Southwest and I still have the same opinion. It is great for all the clubs. It was really great for the founders who probably became Millionaires. It is a great way for bloated record company clowns to come to austin and do some of that killer tejas blow.

AD: MANY OF YOUR SONGS CONTAIN LYRICS WITH POLITICAL COMMENTARY. WHAT KIND OF FEEDBACK DO YOU GET IN THE DIFFERENT PLACES YOU PLAY?

HA: Apathy rules the american lifestyle.

AD: FAVORITE BILL HICKS QUOTE?

HA: Anyone who does a comerical, with the exception of Willie. is off the artistic roll call forever. “I have wiped entire civilizations off of my chest with a grey gym sock”

AD: WHAT DO YALL THINK OF THE AUSTIN DAZE?

HA: Anyone who ask me my favorite Bill Hicks qoute rules. I hope you stay alive in this town.

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