INTERVIEW WITH Chris Holmes Of Animal (на англ.)
Why did you leave WASP the first time?
I WANTED TO BE TREATED AS AN EQUAL AS EVERY ONE ELSE. I WAS TIRED OF SOMEONE TREATING ME AS LESS THAN THEM.
What changed that you rejoined WASP?
SO I COULD TRAVEL AND SEE SITES AGAIN, AND HOPEFULLY MAKE SOME MONEY.
Then why did you leave again?
SAME AS #1.
Why didn't you start your own group after leaving WASP the first time?
I DID, PHYSCO SQUAD.
Did you get offers to join any other groups?
What did you bring to the WASP sound?
MY GUITAR SOUND AND ENERGY-GO SEE THEM NOW AND FIGURE IT OUT.
How much input did you have on writing for the WASP records?
What was touring like when you rejoined WASP compared to the first WASP tours?
WAS THE SAME
How did you end up joining Animal?
PIPER CALLED ME AND ASKED IF I WAS INTERESTED.
How will being in Animal be different from being in WASP?
THERE IS NO BLACKIE TO PUT ME DOWN 24/7.
Do you plan on recording with Animal? Have you written any songs together?
While in WASP you have taken some amazing groups out on tour.
Metallica, Armored Saint, Raven, Slayer....
Are there any groups that you really enjoyed touring with?
IRON MADIEN, BLACK SABBATH.
Were there any groups that were a real pain to tour with?
What was your favorite WASP tour and CD?
THE HEADLESS CHILDERN CD & TOUR.
What was the biggest show you ever played?
ROCKIN RIO, BRAZIL
Do you plan on staying in animal?
I DONT PLAN ON BEING AN ANIMAL, BUT I DO PLAN ON BEING IN THE BAND ANIMAL.
You were out of music for a while, what made you come back?
IT'S THE ONLY THING I KNOW TO DO WORTH A SHIT.
What did you do when you were not in a band?
I LIVED AT MY RELATIVES RANCH IN WYOMING.
What made you stay in music even after this last experience with WASP?
ONLY THING I KNOW TO DO, IT MAKES ME HAPPY TO PLAY.
What do you think of all the WASP greatest hits and re-releases?
I DONT REALLY GIVE A FUCK, I NEVER MADE ANY MONEY IN THE FIRST PLACE.
Did you have anything to do with that?
Do you thinks WASPS music got the respect it deserved?
Did the image and stage show overshadow the music?
NO, I DONT THINK SO.
...Лучше обезуметь от счастья, чем от неудач, лучше неуклюже танцевать, чем ходить, прихрамывая.