Q&A: COFFEE HEAD DUCK

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Where are you from?
From way back.

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Where are you at?
Too close to the Pentagon.

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Who are some local artists that have inspired you to do what you do?
Most directly would be the Hoods of Art and the Mad Skills Posse.

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Richmond Street Art Festival

Who are some global artists that inspire you?
Zappa, Haring, Bukowski, Basquiat, Ruscha, Captain Beefheart, COST & REVS, Warhol, Miles Davis, Jim Morrison, Robert Williams, Thornton Dial, Bernard Frize, Sun Ra, Tangerine Dream, Talking Heads, Part Time, Eleventeen Eston, Father Finger, Not Not Fun, Crash Symbols, Bataille Solaire, Ariel Pink, Animal Collective, De La Soul, Tame Impala, Grizzly Bear, DEVO, Martin Scorsese, Stanley Kubrick, David Mamet, Bill Murray, Eddie Murphy, John Carpenter, Keenan Milton (RIP), Gino Ianucci, Mark Gonzales, Ed Templeton, REVOK, MONE, TFP, MSK, LTS, and you.

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How would you describe what you do?
I couldn’t.

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What gets you “in the mood” creatively?
The Folgers in my cup.

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Tools of the trade?
You could hand me a brick and a paperclip and I could do something with it.

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What has been some of the best events you have attended in VA?
Hard to say…Richmond is a creative hotbed though. Yeah, I guess back in 2000 and 2001, the Ground Level Railroad had the best art parties..real good times.

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What are some of the best events you have performed at or exhibited at?
The street.

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Any VA Spots, Venues, or Places that you would recommend people visit?
The Virginia Museum of Fine Art in Richmond Virginia.

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Up and coming artists?
JAWSO

 

Any upcoming events, or projects that you would like to promote?
Become Eternal: my cassette label.

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