Brighton’s Kill Moon have carved out their own definitive niche of noise pop. Mixing an enthusiastic energy coated with singer Izzy’s sultry vocal escapades, you will want to have Kill Moon’s music on your player. Having just released their stellar new single Shine, Kill Moon spoke to AMBY about turning water into wine and having seven testicles.
AMBY: How would you describe Kill Moon’s sound to those unfamiliar with your music?
Kill Moon: Like Crying and wanking at the same time.
AMBY: Where did the name Kill Moon come from?
Kill Moon: From The Killing Moon– The Echo and The Bunnymen. Great song.
AMBY: Jupiter is a fine song, what is the story behind it?
Kill Moon: It’s about the Inevitability of the universe.
AMBY: What does the band have planned for 2013?
Kill Moon: Lots of new songs and lots of gigs.
AMBY: If you could create a law that everyone would have to follow, what would it be?
Kill Moon: We would turn water into wine.
AMBY: Who would your dream gig be with?
Kill Moon: The Beatles (alive of course, dead would be messy) supported by Nirvana with Paul McCartney fronting it.
AMBY: Which artists have you been listening to lately?
Kill Moon: Nirvana, The Pixies and The Beatles. Of new bands HAIM, Peace and Palma Violets.
AMBY: If you could invite any three people to dinner, who would you choose?
Kill Moon: Emma Watson, Lennon and Jesus.
AMBY: What is the best song of 2012?
Kill Moon: The Wytches- Digsaw, Palma Violets- Best of Friend and Peace- Follow Baby.
AMBY: And lastly, what’s something about Kill Moon that nobody knows yet?
Kill Moon: Theres 7 Testicles in the band…
Kill Moon’s Shine is a terrific track which can be heard below! The band is also playing The Green Door Store, Tuesday the 29th on Saturday- and, it’s free entry… So this is a show you simply cannot miss! And lastly, thank you very much Kill Moon, for giving us your answers!
Alicia & Yaz Atout