ib: Who and what is Eat Lipstick?
EAT LIPSTICK IS ANITA DRINK AND THE SHREDDER ALONG WITH CITIZEN PAIN ON BASS AND AND TOM PETERSON ON DRUMS..PLUS A REVOLVING CAST OF CHARACTERS , SINGERS AND PERFORMERS ..
ib: Why is eat lipstick in Berlin?
NOBODY ELSE WOULD LET US IN THEIR COUNTRY
ib: You’re well known for your drag glam punk live shows, what do you want to achieve?
TOTAL WORLD DOMINATION..IN HEELS OF COURSE
ib: What do you want to be when you grow up?
I’LL TELL YOU WHEN I GET THERE
ib: Where’s the band from, how and why and when and where did you start?
THE BAND IS FROM DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE PUNK ROCK WORLD ..LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANDISCO, BERLIN, WE STARTED WITH CLEA CUTTHROAT..SHE HAD AN EVENT CALLED THE GROTESQUE GALA..IN WHICH WE FORMED FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY..THAT WAS 6 YEARS AGO ON OCTOBER THE 30TH? OH DEAR I DONT REMEMBER,,,BUT AFTER THAT WE KEPT IT TOGETHER CHANGED IT UP A BIT ..ADDED MORE GLAMOUR, WIGS AND HEELS..AND LIGHTNING AND THUNDER
ib: You seem to know my mom quite well, how is she these days?
AS FAR AS I KNOW SHE DOES A FABULOUS JOB ON THE DRAPES AND THE CARPET..NOBODY CLEANS MY PENTHOUSE BETTER THAN YOUR MOM..TELL HER I SAID HI ..
ib: When and where can we see you play next?
WE WILL BE PLAYING SATURDAY AUGUST 16TH 2014 AT SO 36 FOR THE 36 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY!! OF THIS LEGENDARY CLUB.. WE HAVE MORE SHOWS AFTER THAT SO CHECK OUT OUR WEB SITE
WWW.EATLIPSTICK.COM FOR MORE GIG DATES , VIDEOS ETC..
ib: Any albums planned? Tours, gigs etc?
WE ARE CURRENTLY FINISHING OUR ALBUM AND HAVE BEEN WORKING WITH OUR
Noel Maurice is one of the founders of indieberlin. Originally from the UK via a childhood in Johannesburg, he has been resident in Berlin since 1991. Describing himself as a ‘recovering musician’, he is the author of The Berlin Diaires, a trilogy detailing the East Berlin art and squat scene of the early 90s, available on Amazon and through this site.