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Q&A – John Chantler


1: Analog or Digital?
plenty of both

2: What time did you wake up today?
6:30 am.  almost asleep again already.

3: Last thing you read?
Syrian Notebooks by Jonathan Littel

4: Whats your first memory?
Seeing my brother ride on the back of an elephant.

5: Tea Or Coffee?
Coffee. (preferably African, lightly roasted)

6: Last thing you cooked?
tofu, vegetables, rice noodles in a slightly sour soup (soy/lime/mirin)

7: If you’re reborn who or what would you like to be?
i could have another go at this being human thing…

8: What inspires you?
sunlight, surprises.

9: Last record you played?
Josh Abrams ‘Magnetoception

10: Favorite piece of musical equipment?
Serge ’73 Filter.

11: Last movie you saw?
Aloha (Totally garbage, transatlantic flight fodder)

12: Who do you love?
Carina, first and foremost.

13: Do you have any pets?

14: Are you useful?

15: Biggest fear?
That I will die before I’m done.

16: What do you value the most?

17: Famous last words?
Let me just switch this thing on…

John Chantler is an Aussie gentleman currently based in Stockholm, Sweden. His new record, the fantastic ‘still light, outside’ was recently released and can be purchased in all formats here.