Biters – Interview with Tuk (and Matt) September 2015

Biters – Interview with Tuk (and Matt) September 2015

I started off interviewing Tuk, vocalist and guitarist from Atlanta based Rock ‘n’ Roll band Biters, but when I asked about the ‘Hard Dick Warrior Award’ like you do, we were joined by Matt. Find out what they had to say about the award, what the female fans in London showed them, a bit about their influences, I had to ask about Slaughter and the Dogs! What festivals they have lined up, although I think they were joking?! Decide for yourself! Great fun!

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Don’t miss BITERS on tour in the UK and Europe:

Remaining Dates
Sep. 27 – Southampton, UK – Joiners
Sep. 28 – Bristol, UK – Thekla
Sep. 29 – Norwich, UK – Waterfront Studio
Oct. 02 – Leeds, UK – Key Club
Oct. 03 – Glasgow, UK – Stereo
Oct. 05 – Newcastle, UK – Think Tank
Oct. 06 – London, UK – Borderline
Oct. 07 – Wolverhampton, UK – Slade Rooms
Oct. 08 – Manchester, UK – Ruby Lounge
Oct. 09 – Sheffield, UK – Corporation
Oct. 10 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Q-Factory
Oct. 12 – Cologne, Germany – MCT
Oct. 13 – Berlin, Germany – Comet
Oct. 14 – Munich, Germany – Garage Deluxe
Oct. 15 – Frankfurt, Germany – Nachtleben
Oct. 16 – Hamburg, Germany – Rock Café St. Pauli

Biters are:
Tuk- Vox/Guitar.
Matt- Guitar/Vox.
Philip- Bass/Vox.
Joey- Drums/Percussion.

About Louise Swift

I first went to a gig in 1981, Gillan at Leeds University. I've been a regular gig goer ever since. I haven't kept count of how many gigs I've been to over the intervening years, but it's a lot! My favourite bands are AC/DC then, in no particular order, Anti-Nowhere League, Slaughter and the Dogs, Towers of London and Dirt Box Disco. I tend to like Glam/Punk and rude offensive lyrics, not sure what that says about me but as Animal would say 'So What!' The question was recently put to me - did I write for any online publications? My reply - No, but I'd like to! Planetmosh was suggested and I found myself offering to review Aces High Festival. Easy peasy I thought! Well not quite, if a jobs worth doing it's worth doing well! I had sixteen bands to research. I found I actually enjoyed that and it kept me too busy to be making lunatic comments on Facebook! ;) Then I felt a bit inadequately qualified. I mean, who am I to comment on others, when my musical expertise extends to being able to play a mean Greensleeves on the recorder and a passable Annie's song on the flute! Haven't picked up either instrument for years! What I do have, however, is over 30 years of experience as a gig goer, so I can comment on what I like and what I don't! It's only my opinion and, if I don't like a band it doesn't mean they are bad, just not to my own liking. I admire anyone who has the guts to get up on that stage and have a go!
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