06: How have you felt today?
Happy laced with trepidation
06: What is home? What is a city? What is a jungle?
Its my favorite place to be -my apartment -but New York itself has been a bit generic lately- waiting for it to change again - The jungle is where I m writing from-Mexico (well theres a mangrove alligators and iguanas about half mile from where I m sitting so the jungle is close-
06: Why is it that you can't sing the blues while drinking milk?
Because dairy products are awful for the vocal chords- and you cant fake the blues - if you ain't lived it it sounds disingenuous no matter what you be drinking-
06: All the radios in the world start to broadcast the same song simultaneously. Which song would you like it to be?
AS by Stevie Wonder -
06: What time do you get up in the morning? Do you look in the mirror when you get up?
I got up at 6.15 but had slept so badly ended up going back to bed till 9,- I usually do look in the mirror - guess
06: What did you do for fun when you were a teenager?
Trouble, Hitch hiked with my friend Diane to meet people - hung out in the park- heroin
06: Are you afraid of falling in love?
No -Im afraid of not falling in love-
06: Have you ever had any big disappointment? What has been your biggest disappointment?
Yes, too many to list- but I bounced back -if you mean one I couldn't bounce back from quickly, one without redemption , yes, but its locked in my heart -not for the public and still cant understand it, so till i know what it means Im unable to discuss it -
06: If someone could be cuddling you right now, who would you want it to be?
my dog, My family, Michael Jackson, liked to have cuddle him, Clive Owens-Michael Kenneth Williams (the guy who played Omar on The Wire
06: Did you ever take acid?
Yes , as a teenager
06: Do you think that people should live in outer space?
No-we have to learn how to live on earth first-
06: Were you the coolest kid in high school?
Only went for 1 year and I was too hip to be cool -
06: Have you ever lost your interest in music? If yes, why?
Yes - when life has overwhelmed art - and at times when the business clogged up my ears with nonsense - frustration -times when you just want to get to work but have a mountain of business blocking the way -
06: Do you have a favorite song?
06: What is your idea of happiness?
being being on stage, singing, knowing my loved ones are safe, cuddling my dog, singing along with my favorite song while painting -everything thats not unhappiness
06: What is your inspiration?
all that is, all that could be, all that shouldn't be /
06: Do you think that your music is sexy?
06: What made you decide to become a musician ?
never really decided - my voice has a mind of its own
06: What on your body is hurting or bothering you?
I have the flu right now so everything
06: What is on your wrists right now?
a braces, a silver and topaz bracelet – tattoos
Can you send us a picture of someplace or something that best illustrates your current state of mind to post along with your answers?
06: THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!!