Biography : Dan

Dan

Full name: Daniel Douglas Gill
Date of birth: Jan 29
Place of birth: Massachusetts
Height: 6' 1"
Colour of eyes: Green/Blue
Colour of hair: Brown
Present home: Uxbridge, MA
Earliest musical memory: The Punk Rock episode of CHiPs
First crush: Nicole Flaurent, in 1st grade
First record ever bought: The Police - Synchronicity
Previous bands: The Glass Set, Suicide While Driving, Das Happening
Worst band: The Little Spinning Ninjas.
Proudest point in musical career: Drinking with Uncle Midge!
Musical hero/heroine: Vince Clarke, Ryuichi Sakamoto, John Foxx, Mick Karn
Other heroes/heroines: Bruce Cambell, Anthony Bourdain
Favourite book(s): Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams, Watership Down - Richard Adams
Favourite film: Jaws
TV: Ghost Hunters, Anthony Bourdain's No Reservations, The Office, Heroes
Record: "Violator" - Depeche Mode, "Nightbird" - Erasure, "Last Rights" - Skinny Puppy
Clothing: suitable for jungle warfare, or a night on the town
Newspaper: Fark
Pets: Pining for an Ocelot, Bengal Cat, or another feline that can hold it's own against dogs.
Most nostalgic record, and why: "Daydream Nation" by Sonic Youth makes me think of highschool, and my first band.
Spent last Christmas: all over creation between Mom's and Charleton
Likes: Dogs and Electronics
Greatest fear: being caught
Best holiday ever: it probably involved ice cream
Best present ever given to you: My first bass, a long time ago
How good of a cook are you? I can read directions for the most part
How do you relax? Work on music, ride my bike, poke around on the internet.
Musical influences: Kraftwerk, Depeche Mode, Erasure, Front 242, Skinny Puppy, My Bloody Valentine, John Foxx, New Order, list goes on...
Most beautiful thing: Oxygen turning to gold at the heart of a supernova.
If you could travel anywhere in time where would you go? New York
Let's say you like stuff... what sort of stuff do you like? Basses, beer, dogs, etc.
Recommend us a book. This is not a question - "Watchmen"
What city/country/venue do you dream of playing? - the Olympus Mons