Lost Lands Festival was one helluva weekend. Throughout our time there, we have been in a position to sit down and chat with just a few artists – Cookie Monsta being one. Im positive the vast majority of you might be accustomed to his work. Spanning from his first launch in 2010 “Ginger Pubes” to the notorious “Yow Momma” to his most up-to-date launch “Monster.” If you happen to crave the downright nasty and dirty facet of dubstep, Cookie is your man. Try the unabridged interview under.
DB: Right now I needed to maintain issues very loosey goosey and non conventional. So first issues first, how are you?
CM: Nice! I’ve had four hours of sleep in the present day, so implausible.
DB: I used to be gonna ask you about that. You performed Schimanski final night time. Proper?
DB: Inform me your ideas about Schimanski
CM: It was nice. The shocking factor was the sound system. The sound system was introduced in from Pacha and it was for a techno / dance occasion, nevertheless it bangs so fuckin exhausting, it’s so good. We walked as much as the road and also you hear it simply rumblin’ and it’s like ‘OKAY it’s gonna be good.’ And it positively was.
DB: Schimanski is our go-to after Webster Corridor acquired shut down. Did you ever play Internet?
CM: On the essential one I believe I did yeah, however I went to a great deal of after events there. It’s a really historic place. It was a really unhappy day.
DB: However what about Fabric over in London? I used to be joyful to see that it’s nonetheless goin’
CM: Yeah there was an enormous petition out after it acquired closed. And within the UK if you happen to signal a petition and get 100,000ok folks or over, the federal government should discuss it, mainly.
DB: And so they acquired over 100,000?
CM: There was like 200,000 or 300,000. It was quite a bit, I cant keep in mind precisely.
DB: Wow, spectacular. Is that why it opened again up once more?
CM: Principally, yeah. It was simply such a disgrace, it was like why? Why is that this taking place? What’re you doin? It was simply so irritating.
DB: It was identical to 1 incident
DB:Alright, one of many issues I needed to do in the present day that’s a little bit totally different was like a this or that. A pace spherical. I’m gonna record off two issues, and also you choose one
First up, coke or pepsi?
CM: Coke, clearly as a result of it’s the model, and you’ll’t get away from it.
DB: Haha proper proper. Blondes or brunettes?
DB: UK or USA? Simply on the whole.
CM: Uhh, UK. I nonetheless dwell there.
DB: Storage or DNB?
CM: Aaaahhhh fuck. As quickly as I say it I’m gonna remorse it as a result of I wanna say the opposite one.
CM: FUCK YOU DUDE!! Aahh, I wanna say… Drum n Bass.
DB: Drum n Bass? Alright alright
CM: I hate you for even saying that
DB: Haha now, flat earth, or sphere earth?
CM: Flat hahahaha
DB: Star wars? Or star trek?
CM: Star wars. Clearly. Darth Vader.
DB: Now, in your pizza, pineapple? Or not?
DB: Hahahaha oh no!
CM: I’ll homicide you if you happen to do. I hate that shit
DB: Hahaha aahh that’s nice
CM: STAY. AWAY.
DB: No fruit on pizza?
DB: There’s a piece Ashlyn considered that I wanna undergo with you.
DB: Yeah that is good. Alright so I’m gonna title some artists, and it’s a must to inform me who their toon character is.
CM: I’m on the spot. tryin’ to make use of my mind, it’s simply horrible
DB: Yeah, haha some type of dinosaur?
CM: Yeah like a diplodocus
DB: Diplodocus is like the massive dinosaur. Oh hell yeah
CM: I’m tryin’ to consider cartoons n shit and I’m on the spot
DB: What about flux?
CM: Ahh!! Wait! No, wait! There’s this one image, proper? And it’s not a cartoon nevertheless it’s superb. Its like this russian fuckin 60yr previous man simply in like gold cloak satin. Its lovely. So each time I consider the boy, I see that image.
DB: Alright, honest sufficient haha. What about Physician P?
CM: Sloth Man. simply, he’s probably the most hyped, however I’ve by no means seen a person not transfer as a lot as him. Most unenergetic man on the planet.
DB:Hahahahah ahh oh my gosh hahaha. Alright, Funtcase.
CM: Aahh he’s identical to the little annoying college child that simply talks to you all of the fuckin time!
CM: I wanna punch him in his head whereas he’s sippin on coke
DB: Deadmau5. This must be simple
CM: Hahah mickey mouse hahaha
DB: Digital Riot
CM: Aaaah, I wanna say like terminator. Even tho he’s austrian. I’m not even speaking about cartoons anymore hah
DB: No no, that was it for that. However umm, what’re you to date? What’s goin on? Any sneak peeks you may give us for our readers?
CM: Yeah I’m gonna play just a few tunes that aren’t launched.
DB: Sounds good, Tony. What do you consider this competition to date?
DB: It’s rather well run for its first competition
CM: I used to be on the tour bus for Jan, Feb and March, and seein’ the method of simply the thought, the considered it – it’s loopy man. As a result of it’s like, just a few months in the past, they have been simply sittin’ round on their laptops, tryin’ to discover a place to do that after which subsequent minute its three days, a thousand djs.
DB: That fast?
CM: Like, I can’t even get away from bed in that period of time!!
DB: Yeah yeah
CM: It’s mad, it’s loopy
DB: Effectively tony, thanks on your time
CM: Thank yoooouuu
Interview and article by Barrett Hoffer
Images by Ashlyn Fulton Photography