WHAT ABOUT BOB?
Bob Louis Schneider
October 12, 1965
Sister, Amy (in Houston)
Guitar (Turner Renaissance Acoustic/Electric, Bourgouisse Guitar, 40's Epiphone Hollow Body)
Flatbed Press See Bob's work here.
First album or song that made an impression on you:
ACDC's Highway To Hell
First instrument, if any:
Did you take lessons?
First cover song you ever played:
"Row Row Row Your Boat"
Name of first song you wrote and what do you think of it now?
"Love Shoes" - love it
When were you signed?
Location of first gig:
High School gym
Defining moment early in your career:
A talent show in High School
Career highlight so far:
The Tonite Show with Jay Leno
Top five personal influences:
Tom Waits, Paul Simon, The Beatles, my dad and Bill Hicks
Five favorite albums of all time:
Any five Tom Waits
Five favorite artists of all time:
Same as above
Five guilty pleasures:
Ice cream, Playstation 2, Autopsy, K-Swiss shoes and Diesel wear
What was the worst review you ever received and how did you react?
American Statesman -- loved it
What was the best review you ever received and how did you react?
CMJ -- loved it
What's your greatest obsession?
Name one possession you'd never part with:
What's the worst advice you ever received?
To sign my Admin. Deal with BOG Music
What's the riskiest thing you've ever done?
Tour the country in a rock group
What's your worst habit?
Chewing my fingernails
What's the last record you bought?
Pedro the Lion - Progress
I'm a terrible...Liar
What's your favorite line from a movie (or poem, song, political speech or mom/mum, if you're stumped)?
"They'll be no money involved but on your deathbed you'll receive total enlightenment" - Bill Murray in Caddyshack
If you were to run away with the circus, which act would you be: sideshow barker, clown, lion tamer, ringmaster, trapeze artist, juggler, fat lady or other?
What's the last thing you ate?
If you could repeal one law, what would it be?
All drug laws
Greatest invention of your lifetime
If you could have dinner with anyone from the past, who would it be? What would you eat?
Jesus -- pasta.
What band doesn't get its due credit?
What did you want to be when you grew up?
If your music career ended today, what would you do?
Continue being an artist
What's your advice to aspiring musicians?
Don't do it if you have a choice
Where do you consider home?