Lucifer, the collaboration between Johanna Sardonis and Nicke Andersson, have just released their new album.
We sat them down to ask all their musical firsts……
What was the first single you ever bought?
Johanna – Guns N Roses You Could Be Mine
Nicke – Kiss I Was Made For Loving You/Hard Times
And the first album?
Johanna – Metallica Master Of Puppets
Nicke – Kiss Alive!
Who were your favourite band as a kid?
Johanna – Guns N Roses
Nicke – Surprisingly Kiss
What was the name of the first band you were in?
Johanna – Stillbirth
Nicke – Belsen Barnen
And do you remember the first song you wrote?
Johanna – Sorry, no
Nicke – No, I don’t.
Where was the first gig you played?
Johanna – Some youth club in Berlin called Feuerwache.
Nicke – In a mall in the small suburb where I grew up.
What was the best gig you played?
Johanna – That’s difficult. There have been several highlights in the past. What I think is one to top it all, is that we will play three gigs on the Kiss Kruise this year!
Nicke – I have no idea but last weekend in Austria with Lucifer was pretty good.
Which of your songs are you most proud of?
Johanna – Phoenix
Nicke – Giving Head To The Dead
Who are your favourite current band?
Johanna – Can I name two? Black Mountain and Golden Void
Nicke – JD McPherson
What was the last album you purchased or streamed?
Johanna – Diana Ross & The Supremes Supreme Rarities Box Set on vinyl
Nicke – JD McPherson Undivided Heart & Soul
Finally, if you could put a fantasy band together, who would be in it?
Johanna – Grace Slick on lead vocals, Nancy Wilson and Jimmy Page both on lead guitar, John McVie on bass guitar, Bill Ward on drums and vocals, all in their 70s selves!!!
Nicke – Laura Lee on lead vocals, Geezer Butler on bass, Fred “Sonic” Smith on lead guitar, Buck Dharma on lead guitar, Mick Tucker on drums.
Catch the band on your this autumn.
07.10.2018 Debaser, Stockholm, Sweden (w/ VOJD – Sweden and Dorian Sorriaux)
08.10.2018 Babel, Malmö, Sweden (w/ Dorian Sorriaux)
09.10.2018 Blackplastic Records, Dortmund, Germany (acoustic / DJ set – free entry)
10.10.2018 Harmonie, WDR Rockpalast Crossroads TV Show, Bonn, Germany (w/ Blood Of The Sun)
11.10.2018 Junkyard, Dortmund, Germany (w/ Dorian Sorriaux and Blood Of The Sun)
12.10.2018 Desertfest, Antwerp, Belgium
13.10.2018 Boston Music Room, London, UK (w/ Blood Of The Sun)
14.10.2018 Gargarin, Athens, Greece
15.10.2018 Viper Room, Vienna, Austria
16.10.2018 PMK, Innsbruck, Austria
17.10.2018 Vinile, Bassano del Grappa, Italy
18.10.2018 Backstage, Munich, Germany (w/ Blood Of The Sun)
20.10.2018 Into the Void 2018, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
21.10.2018 Cassiopeia, Berlin, Germany
22.10.2018 Hafenklang, Hamburg, Germany
31.10.-05.11.2018 The KISS Kruise VIII, Miami, USA (sold out!)
17.11.2018 Helldorado Festival, Eindhoven, Netherlands
11.12.2018 Beta, Kopenhagen, Denmark
12.12.2018 Sticky Fingers, Gothenburg, Sweden
13.12.2018 Bla, Oslo, Norway
14.12.2018 Bankiren, Västeras, Sweden
15.12.2018 Bar Teatral, Karlstad, Sweden