Can't ever remember not singing/dancing - lured by lime light as a young performer - Nancy Sinatra inspired my first performance in 1966, even if it was just for my Daddy ! - the boots haven't stopped walking yet xx
What was the first concert you ever went to?
year ? 1970's Hawkwind - Coventry Theatre - memories? the smell of patchouli & being spat on by Lemmy & reminder to self to listen to more than one track before going to a concert.......5 star concerts in those earlier days were Thin Lizzy (endless times) - Blondie, Ian Dury, Rory Gallagher, Pretenders
What gear do you use?
lipstick coated SM58 & a gifted tambourine as my faithful cyclops was stolen last year : (
fave piece? tough question .... i guess that certain space in time on stage or studio when everything clicks & the band are locked into the moment, the audience are loving it & you feel the invincible courage, the buzz, the reason....
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Doris Day, Billie Holiday (Sunday afternoon musicals, radio) .....David Cassidy ? (the other girls were into Donny Osmond) .... Black Sabbath, Led Zepplin, David Bowie (big bro's albums).... Genesis, Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Rainbow, Rory Gallagher (first boyfriend's albums) ...... Alanis, Baby Animals, Prince (long story) ...... Kasabian ? (another story for another time xx)
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Big Wednesday - Rock Pop Covers lots of previous bands etc .... currently gigging xx
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
Thin Lizzy, Hendrix, Lennox, Robbie Williams (oh yes...) Chrissie Hynde, Debbie Harry .... the list goes on .... Billie Holiday etc etc .... the best jam session, just one more time with friends I have lost to the great stage in sky....many years before their final curtain was due xx
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
Probably the Godiva Festival, crowd wise .... not sure how many - smallest was to my Daddy in 1966 - most memorable ? tough question ... next ...
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
Jagged Little Pill, Alanis Morrisette 1995 - love the angst & the challenge to cover every track vocally & emotionally