1. Tell us who you are and where you’re from.: We are the BEATSTEAKS from Berlin/Germany
2. Describe your music.: I guess we are just a rock band
3. Tell us how the band formed in three sentences.: We are just friends who started making music in their free time. After our first couple of gigs, our first drummer and bass player left and got replaced by other friends of ours. The result of it is what the BEATSTEAKS are today.
4. What did you do before you were in a band?: All of us had pretty normal jobs before we started to get a little bit more serious with the band.
5. List the first CDs/records each of you bought.: Hüsker Dü, AC/DC, Depeche Mode, The Clash, Toy Dolls
6. What’s the band up to over the next few months?: We are on tour at the moment and afterwards we will get back to completing the new record.
7. Best item of fan mail you’ve ever received?: Basket full of cookies?
8. What music do you have on repeat in the tourbus? : We listen to a lot of different types of music on the bus, so there is not much repeating at all.
9. What gear do you use?: Guitars, bass, drums and some keys at times.
10. What’s your best on-tour story?: The best one is still to come.
11. What do you demand on your rider?: Food and drinks, nothing fancy.
12. What’s your website?: http://www.beatsteaks.com/