• Interviews
    Interview with Skalpel

      From the Funky Mofo archive: Skalpel arrived on the scene without too much fuss, letting the music speak for itself, which is the first sign of greatness. My first encounter with Skalpel was in a local record shop. The opening drums of ‘1958’ caught my attention and I grew more impressed and intrigued as […]

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    Interview with NeatPeople

      From the Funky Mofo archives: Jo Whitby is always on the prowl for discovering new interesting bands. NeatPeople are one of them and Gary Cansell, vocalist and guitarist for the band, kindly agreed to play the Funky Mofo Q&A game! Funky Mofo: Hello Gary! For those of us who still don’t know you can […]

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    Interview with Defazed

    THE FIVE QUESTION CHALLENGE straight from the sonic grocery store to your hungry ears… RICH G, THE MAN BEHIND ‘DEFAZED’ TOOK ON THE 5 QUESTIONS CHALLENGE… For those of us who still don’t know you can you give us a brief history of Defazed? Defazed: I started writing under the name ‘Defazed’ in 2001 just […]

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    Interview with Charlotte Hatherley

    From the Funky Mofo archives. We’re meeting with Charlotte Hatherley… again. This time no email, no phone call, the woman is in front of us, in the back room at the Fleece & Firkin, Bristol and she looks even better in the flesh! She and her band have just arrived at the venue and the […]

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    Interview with The Rakes

      ALAN DONOHUE DOESN’T CARE MUCH ABOUT CHART SHIT!!! Your new single ‘Strasbourg’ is released later this month. Are you interested in the singles charts? What are your views on the current singles situation (drop in sales, downloads etc)? Yeah, I am (interested in the singles charts), as I think the other lads are too. […]

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    Interview with The Panda Band

      From the Funky Mofo archive: Damian Crosbie took some time off the Pand Band’s busy schedule to reply to Jo Whitby’s emailed questions. Here goes… Funky Mofo: For those of our readers who have yet to discover The Panda Band, please introduce yourselves… Damian Crosbie: Rufus (bassist), Stephen (Callan, keyboardist and sampler), Gabriel (Nicotra, […]

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    Interview with RichandKool

      From the Funky Mofo archive: RichandKool. Rob D Rich and Serge Kool. Two guys, one French, one American, living and making music in Berlin. Their latest release: “Wingman”, a song with pumping beats, some crazy rhythms and lyrics about going for girls you don’t particularly fancy to help your mates out! An interview about […]

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    Interview with The Real Tuesday Weld

      From the Funky Mofo archive: (the real) Tuesday Weld’s latest album ‘I, Lucifer’ serves as a soundtrack for a book cunningly titled ‘I, Lucifer’. This is the first I’ve ever heard of any such thing and I got very intrigued about the person hiding behind the music, Stephen Coates and the part he played […]

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    Interview with Patrick Duff

      From the Funky Mofo archives: C.B Lux has a chat with the Bristol singer about his debut solo album, ‘Luxury Problems’, as well as other projects. Funky Mofo: What have you been up to over the last few years? Patrick Duff: I’ve just been writing songs and I suppose the most significant thing was […]

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    Interview with Kinky

      From the Funky Mofo archives: After stumbling across their first eponymous album, we got hold of their recent one “Atlas” and liked it so much we tracked them down all the way to Mexico to find out a little bit more about this fresh and funky five-piece band! We talked to Gil Cerezo, Kinky’s […]