26 Jan '12, 2am
[INTERVIEW] Yuck's guitarist Max Bloom doesn't usually give a damn about lyrics: @LanewayFestSG #lanewaySG
In your teens, you were the bassist of indie pop sensations Cajun Dance Party—how’s that different from Yuck? We were only 15 when we started Cajun Dance Party as a fun school band project, but it all became too serious and out of hand when we were signed to make a record. I guess we said all that we wanted to say musically in that one album. I wanted to be more than just a bassist which is something I get to do in Yuck. What's the writing process like? Daniel and I are the main writers. He usually comes up with the lyrics and vocals while I conjure the arrangement and record instrumentals. Having said that, it's a loose working relationship because we do switch roles. What usually attracts you to a song? Personally, I don't usually give a damn about the lyrics, I have always been Into music like Grandaddy's. You don't need words to hit you on an emotional plane. Which ban...