06:When was your first recording?
06:When was your first live, how was it?
1978, indescribably nerve-wracking
06:When do you believe that music took a central position in your life?
right at the beginning
06:What is your idea of happiness?
happiness is an illusion
06:What is your guilty pleasure in music?
too old to feel guilty about any pleasure
06:How did you end up doing what you do and not something else?
06:Could you describe your work for the people that haven't experienced it?
magicians should never talk about technique
06:What are you listening to these days?
just random stuff from my collections
06:Where are you based ?
06:In which neighborhood did you grow up? Can you describe it to us?
many, many different neighbourhoods and towns; some good, some not so good
06:What was your parent's dream for you?
absolutely no idea
06:What was your father's profession?
06:What is your opinion about the current situation in Europe?
what current situation are you referring to? my opinion anyway is ultimately as worthless as anyone else's
06:What are your earliest punk rock memories?
seems a long time ago now, I'm not one for much retrospection and definitely not nostalgic - nostalgia is mistakenly attributed to events and places and times, when it's really about missing being young
06:Do you think that your music is sexy?
some is very, a lot isn't at all
06:Have you ever lost your interest in music?
06:Do you catch yourself thinking about death?
consciousness of death is the price humans pay for having language
06:What is the most important thing in your life?
the most important thing is reminding myself that nothing's important
06:What is your definition of pop?
music that's commercially popular
06:Which record of yours of you love the most?
they all mean a lot to me, it's hard to differentiate
06:Who inspires you?
oh, too many to mention
06:What book (books) do you read these days?
once again, too many to mention; I do keep a running list at my blog (williambennett.blogspot.com)
06:Is there a person that has influenced you musically more than any other?
influence comes in different forms, both positive and negative - and a lot musically for me comes from extra-musical sources, so there isn't a single person that I could fairly single out
06:What is the best idea you have had so far?
still waiting for it
06:Can you send us a picture (of you or of something/place) that best illustrates your current state of mind to
post along with you answers?