| Article By Kath on Nov 12, 2002 |
1)How long have Dolly Blitz been together and whereabouts in Australia are you from?
Dolly Blitz are a Melbourne based act that have been performing for 5 years.
2) Where does the name come from?
I could give you a really long winded reply but the truth is that when Disco (Stewie the drummer) came up with the name we liked it.
3) How did you guys all meet?
We all went to the same high school but it was at the parties where we decided to start a band.
4) What would be your 3 major musical influences?
The weather… Watching live shows, And Rock’n’Roll!
5) What is one thing you'd like to change about the
Hmmm… Stairs at venues. They are not fun when we have to load in and load out. So my vote is for elevators!
Playing live shows, releasing a new cd, planning an overseas ski holiday all while drinking a scotch.
7) What do you think makes a band stand out from all the
When they are doing their own thing and loving it.
8) What CD releases have you had out? Any in the pipe-line?
Stussfest Live compilation 1998
Dolly Blitz ep (demo, 1999)
Stussfest Live compilation 1999
Stussfest Live compilation 2000
Girl compilation (indent music)2001
Girl 2 compilation (indent music)2002
New 12 track album in the pipe-line. To be released early 2003.
9) (Non music-related question) Buffy or Secret Life of Us?
I don’t watch either but I would say The Scecret Life Of Us.
10) Final thoughts........(On your band, where you're headed,words of wisdom, etc....)
Dolly Blitz are looking forward to the release of their debut album in early 2003. In the meantime you can catch them playing around Melbourne/Geelong and Ballarat.
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11) Website/email details.
Website: www.dollyblitz.com (Temporally out of service)