Well, here they are, Paul and Dave answered the questions a while ago, but I was waiting for the others, since it doesn't look like it's going to happen, I'm just putting what I have online. Hopefully I'll get the rest of the band's answers some day...
01. How do you write songs? Does one member make a demo and then the others bring ideas, or do you jam?
02. Are you going to visit Austria one day?
03. Do you prefer to play in clubs or rather in big halls or stadiums? And why?
04. Justine, I read that you like swimming. Do you prefer lakes (pond) or indoor/outdoor-pools?
05. Have you heard Donna's new songs for her debut solo album?
06. Do you ever look at websites like this [http://clubs.yahoo.com/clubs/spasticsociety]?
07. Why don't you join up and post a message?
08. As far as your own personal record collections go, if you had to eliminate every album in your collection but one, which one would you keep?
09. How old were u when u got your first guitar, Justine?
10. How did you get started in a band/ what was your first band & was it any good?
11. I just got my first guitar for my 24th birthday! Any suggestions on the best method to learn to play it?
12. Why is America so hard to crack?
13. What other bands were you watching out for at the Leeds 2000 festival?
14. Do you feel out of place now that guitar bands arent as popular as they were 5 years ago when your album went to no.1, while The Menace went to no.22, beaten by people like Ronan Keating, Eminem and (ugh) Travis?
15. Any news on a new album, single, ep etc? (no pressure or owt). and how about Donna's material?
16. What does KB stand for?
17. How much did Justine play guitar when she started and when did she start? And what type of stuff did she start playing?
18. What is her favourite Fall and Wire songs/albums?
19. What inspired her to start?
20. Can she read music? I mean, when she writes stuff does she compose it on a stave or just remember it? Sorry, bit of a stupid question..
21. Whats her all time favourite Woody Allen film?
22. How does Paul feel about leaving Linoleum to join Elastica?
23. What was Mark E Smith REALLY like to work with?
24. For Justin: Is it easier being in the band now that you arent the only male? And was it ever difficult in the first place?
25. For Justine: "Stutter" may be my favorite song of all time and the first Elastica album is definitly in my top 5 of all time. I love the new album & EP too... What inspired the change to a more new wave sound?
26. Has the absence of Donna greatly influenced a change in yr songwriting process?
27. Will there be an Australian tour?
28. Elastica: y'all read books? Please tell me what you are reading.
29. Will they collect some day all their unrealeaased stuff in a compitalion. Itīs coz they have more b-sides and rare tracks than albums songs.
30. Will they be touring Europe again?
31. How do they think they have improved with this new album?
32. Will they change their style agin, or is enough by now?
33. Is Paul going back to Linoleum? He said that heīll be in Elastica until the band find a substitute for Donna....
34. When will the band be back in London?
35. Whatever happened to all the Hondas And Peter Fondas etck ectk Whatever happened to the Hondas?
36. I would like to know what their favorite songs of all time are.
37. How do they feel about the fact that the charts are being dominated more and more by prearranged pop acts?
38. Why is it that many British bands dont extend their tours to the US but Elastica does?
39. Whats the main difference between the tastes of British music fans and US fans that you've noticed?
40. When are your birthdays?
41. Where do you all come from?
42. What musical equipment do you use?
43. Describe your current musical taste.
45. What's the best record you bought in the last year?
46. Have you got a message for the fans? What is it?
47. What do you think of the Internet? How much do you use it?
48. What's your favorite movie? TV show?
49. Have you got an obsession? What is it?
50. How would you describe yourself?
The questions were from:
01-04: from Michael [sing_tome]