The Fuck Knights latest LP, “Let It Bleed” on Boss Hoss Records (Pesaro, Italy) is out and extremely catchy. Playing shows all around the US and Europe, the Fuck Knights have a current residency at the Triple Rock Social Club here in Minneapolis every Monday night for the month of April. Grab some friends, head out to grab a drink, and enjoy some great music.
Q. 3 words to describe your sound.
“Sir Gregory (SG): Rock and roll and roll.”
Q. What is the A) shittiest venue and B) best venue, you guys have ever played?
“SG: A) Now That’s Class (Cleveland), B) Sinister Noise Club (Rome).”
Q. Is there an ‘ultimate message’ your band tries to convey?
Q. We heard you were going to be around in the Twin Cities for a while… where can our viewers find you for the next good while?
Thu, June 28 – Minneapolis, MN
Fri, June 29 – Winona, MN
Sat, June 30 – Green Bay, WI
Sun, July 01 – Milwaukee, WI
Mon, July 02 – Chicago, IL
Tue, July 03 – Kalamazoo, MI
Wed, July 04 – Detroit, MI
Thu, July 05 – Toledo, OH
Fri, July 06 – Cleveland, OH
Sat, July 07 – Athens, OH
Sun, July 08 – Cincinnati, OH
Mon, July 09 – Lexington, KY
Tue, July 10 – Knoxville, TN
Wed, July 11 – Nashville, TN
Thu, July 12 – Indianapolis, IN
Fri, July 13 – Champaign, IL
Sat, July 14 – Madison, WI
Wed, Oct 24 – Lisbon, Portugal
Thu, Oct 25 – TRAVEL DAY
Fri, Oct 26 – Madrid, Spain
Sat, Oct 27 – Valencia, Spain
Sun, Oct 28 – Tarragona, Spain
Mon, Oct 29 – Barcelona, Spain
Tue, Oct 30 – TRAVEL DAY
Wed, Oct 31 – Rome, Italy
Thu, Nov 01 – Pesaro, Italy
Fri, Nov 02 – Bologna, Italy
Sat, Nov 03 – Milan, Italy
Sun, Nov 04 – Annecy, France
Mon, Nov 05 – Montpellier, France
Tue, Nov 06 – Toulouse, France
Wed, Nov 07 – Bordeaux, France
Thu, Nov 08 – Santander, Spain
Fri, Nov 09 – Leon, Spain
Sat, Nov 10 – Porto, Portugal”
Q. What other bands influence your sound?
“SG: Dub, Rockabilly, Proto-punk, squalor, break-ups, financial ruin”
Q. If someone was to write a book about your band, what would the title be?
“SG: We won’t be popular enough to have a book written about us.”
Q. After playing a show, what’s your favorite place to grab a bite to eat in Minneapolis?
“SG: Eating out’s too expensive.”
Q.Top 5 Favorite Bands of All Time.
“SG: Fuck Knights, Beefheart, Stones, Velvets, Stooges “
Q. What’s the craziest shit that’s happened at one of your shows?
“Fights, fucking, puking. Timmy Vulgar pulling his brains out, throwing em all over the Painted Lady. Libres drogas blancas en el escenario del Groove Bar en Tarragona, España.”
Q. Any last shout outs?
“SG: Big hugs to Pyramid Carnarelli of Barbacans and Gianfranco at Boss Hoss Records for including Fuck Knights on the upcoming WILDEST THINGS IN THE WORLD VOL. II 4-way 7″split with Wildmen (Italy), Frowning Clouds (Australia), and Hollywood Sinners (Spain)!”