My Awesome Compilation – Q & A
I caught up the MAC guys at their gig in Leeds on 27th November and as always had a really good laugh!
I managed to twist front man Chris Driver’s arm into following up with a few questions by email…
1. You guys have a very strong work ethic – you seem to be touring all the
We had the odd day off and stuff, but it does feel like we’ve been touring
2. Are you planning to keep touring over the next year? Are you planning
We’re going to take a couple of months off to concentrate on writing for the
3. The View Is Amazing was released last year, and Actions this year –
The feedback from both releases was amazing, but we’ve definitely seen a
4. What has the feedback been so far for Actions?
Everyone seems to be digging it! We’re all really proud of this album so
5. Are you hoping to play any of the festivals next year?
Fingers crossed!! We’ve never played Reading or Leeds or anything so it’s
6. The majority of your tracks are very upbeat and cheery – yet I have
It seems like the genre of emo changes every day! I don’t think anyone knows
7. What songs are on your IPOD/CD player at the moment?
We’ve all been listening to a lot of Shots Fired, Hundred Reasons…and a lot
8. If you were deserted on a desert island and could only keep three
A giant panda. A porno mag. Shark repellent!
9. Tell us your best joke!
How do you confuse an idiot? Purple.
10. Describe MAC in three words
Hot Sexy Rock!
11. What is the funniest thing that has happened to you on the road this
This year is like on big blank. So much has happened, yet my mind is blank.
12. What was the best gig you have ever attended?
For me it was Foo Fighters in Manchester about 2 years or so ago. Fucking
13. A genie grants you three wishes…
YEH. A room of 62 naked hot chicks. The powers of spider-man. And….. a big
14. What do you miss most about home?
My bed and dirty movies!
15. Were any of you in bands before MAC got together?
We were all in bands around Leicester since we were all like 14 ish.
16. If you were a sweet…what sweet would you be?
17. Beer or spirits?
Beer with the occasional spirit!
18. If you could date any rock star/celebrity who would you choose and why?
Jessica Alba, Kirsten Dunst or Sean Bean (the guy’s a legend!)
19. Is there anything else you would like people to know about you? (Like
Please email your naked photos (girls only or Sean bean) to