Nick Skrobisz of Baltimore postpunk outfit Multicult sent us these answers to our questions in this next installment of q and also a.
q: What is the last song you (really) heard?
a: Charles Hayward – Smell of Metal
q: What is your most common reaction to hearing your own music?
a: What to keep/throw away, etc.
q: What is your favorite artist/band to see live?
a: Lately Vaz, Roomrunner, and Horse Lords. Looking forward to seeing Animal Lover live.
q: What is your favorite venue (in NYC, if applicable)?
a: For NYC, Death by Audio. Generally happy with any spot that sounds good and that people go to.
q: What is the first album you ever purchased?
a: In Utero, if buying with your parents’ money counts, haha.
q: What piece(s) of culture are you really really excited about right now?
a: Really, really excited? I’d say I’m decently excited about international cuisine, deep anonymous comment threads, and silkscreened posters.
q: Anything we should know about your latest project (whatever that might be)?
a: New LP and touring this month w/ Sur and power-take-OFF. Really really excited about that!
Multicult‘s new LP, Variable Impulse, comes out on September 23rd via Sleeping Giant Glossolalia (with a limited cassette run on Creature Tapes). Here is the first track available to stream off of Variable Impulse.
Streamable: Othello (bandcamp)
The LP will be available @ sleepinggiantglossolalia.bigcartel.com.
Here are the details of the Multicult Summer Tour. Make sure you see them live.
8/14 – Boston, MA @ Deep Thoughts JP w/ Ancient Filth, KTB (mems. Guerilla Toss), Gene Gregortis
8/15 – New York, NY @ Cake Shop w/ Couch Slut, Vulture Shit, Chamber of Discipline (mems. Vaz, Sleepies)
8/16 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie Upstairs w/ Sore Saints, Pale Shelter (mems. Fight Amp), Humanshapes
8/17 – Portland, ME @ Geno’s w/ Cushing, the Fervents, Wildcat
8/18 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Gooski’s w/ Satyr/Elfheim
8/19 – Columbus, OH @ Ace of Cups w/ Messrs, The Bugmen
8/20 – Cleveland, OH @ Now That’s Class w/ Griefhound, Iron Oxide
8/21 – Port Huron, MI @ Roche Bar w/ Child Bite
8/22 – Louisville, KY @ Mag Bar w/ Neighbor, Sur, Blood Planet
8/23 – Minneapolis, MN @ Eagles Club 34 w/ Animal Lover, New Wave Hookers, Vellhouse
8/24 – St. Louis, MO @ Melt w/ Dad Jr., Animal Teeth
8/25 – Asheville, NC @ Mothlight w/ Sur, Future West, Ellipser
8/26 – Columbia, SC @ Shredquarterz w/ Sur, Palm, The Howling Man, Precious
8/27 – Raleigh, NC @ Nice Price w/ Sur, Power-Take-Off
8/28 – Atlanta, GA @ 529 w/ Bodyfather, Sur, Power-Take-Off, Salts
8/29 – New Orleans, LA @ Mudlark w/ Sur, Power-Take-Off, Secret Passage
8/30 – Austin, TX @ Cheer Up Charlie’s w/ Sur, Power-Take-Off, Coma in Algiers
8/31 – San Antonio, TX @ Ten Eleven w/ Power-Take-Off, The Grasshopper Lies Heavy
9/8 – Baltimore, MD @ the Crown w/ Roomrunner, Hive Bent, Naomi Punk
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