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GOO GOO DOLLS will be the featured guests tonight. GOO GOO DOLLS
will be available to chat with fans regarding their current album,
A BOY NAMED GOO.
Max Warner : The Goo's will be with
us in just a minute.
Max Warner : The Goo Goo Dolls are
signing on, and will be here in a few seconds. Thanks
Max Warner : the Goo Goo Dolls are
Misfitkev: I am a HUGE Fan of yours
from Buffalo and have been listening to you guys for years, but
I'm sure you hear that from everyone. I was wondering when you
guys will be releasing some new stuff with Lance??
SAKOPOO : hello everybody . this is
goo goo dolls we're in Iowa City (where
this page is located! -- alr)
talk to us
SAKOPOO : eventually , just looking
for the right opportunity
BioBri1: Where did you get the name
Goo Goo Dolls?
SAKOPOO : its from 9 years ago and
we were drunk if we had 5 more minutes it might have been something
MickeyMot: How did you come up with
the name Boy Named goo ?
SAKOPOO : That's from Johnny Cash's
boy named sue
Nothing25 : Where are you guys from?
SAKOPOO : easy one buffalo
Misfitkev: Hey Johnny: I've recently
started playing the guitar. Got any tips on how to solo like you!!!!
SAKOPOO : yeah don't practice and listen
to nothing but old kiss records
Phopewell: Who is "Name"
SAKOPOO : anybody you want it to be
LIBRA136: Who are your musical influences?
SAKOPOO : kiss, dramarama, replacements,
buzzcocks, stones, beatles, who, husker du, ramones
LIBRA136: How long have you been together?
SAKOPOO : romantically? or musically
SAKOPOO : has any one seen cabin boy
Anais Blu: I love HOLD ME UP... I have
for a long time.. what were you all going through when you wrote
it?? It is an album that has made me feel better when I am down
and when I am not too happy, I put it on and feel much better..
thanks for the great CD...
SAKOPOO : it was a pretty crucial time
for all of us we were changing as people and
hairflip: What was the inspiration
for "Flat top"?
SAKOPOO : insomnia
Anais Blu: Also... not to be rude but
when did you guys get so big?? I thought I was one of the few
listening to you all and now there are millions.. cool deal but
SAKOPOO : anybody wanna talk to mike
he's our new drummer he's sexy just ask him
RKL13: do you guys eat a lot of TACO
SAKOPOO : unfortunately were not that
StevenmT: What influence did the replacements
have on your style of music and are you sick of hearing this question?
SAKOPOO : I like the mats they're a
great band and we know them and yeah I'm sick of the question
Esc Today: HOWS TOURING GOING
SAKOPOO : its been great !!!!! we are
never stopping, our crew rules, and the shows have been great
we're more like a family than ever before
DaveD5285: were you originally known
as the Sex Maggots?
SAKOPOO : yes
SAKOPOO : next question
Milkman92: you guys do a fantastic
cover of "Jenny..." did you ever think about putting
it on an album?
SAKOPOO : not yet however since our
drummers nickname is Jennifer its a possibility
SCasino : If you're really from Buffalo,
why don't you write with that annoying accent?
SAKOPOO : I don't understand sorry
I don't speak Spanish
MStarr986: who are you currently on
the road with?
SAKOPOO : the smokin' popes and you
JMontenar: what's the groups favorite
SAKOPOO : brush cut
SAKOPOO : no really song/
Fotobuf: Do you think O. J. is guilty
SAKOPOO : THATS FOR THE JURY TO DECIDE
RKL13: Have you ever had to use one
of those EURO toilets that are just a hole in the ground?
SAKOPOO : yes we called it the Turkish
KeithAJ: Any chance of any more Westerberg
collaborations on future albums?
SAKOPOO : no I don't Know right now
SAKOPOO : maybe maybe not
KTimo8301: how much early punk got
through in buffalo when you were starting out?
SAKOPOO : well we used to go to home
of the hits and pick up stuff whenever we could it only showed
up their in limited quantity
BeanFeast: What covers are ya playing
this time around?
SAKOPOO : slave girl by lime spiders,
1/2 a kiss song, INXS don't change
Misfitkev : Johnny: Do you think you'll
ever secretly stop by the Continental again??
SAKOPOO : Ain't no secret but since
bud passed on it just doesn't seem the same
Wuzzle5: What hobbies or sports do
you play when you aren't playing?
SAKOPOO : mike runs like marathons
and that and I lift weights and Robby just rocks 24/7
BeanFeast : Are there any songs you
refuse to play anymore?
SAKOPOO : we are the normal ... sorry
Anais Blu: Do you all have any interests
in computers?? i.e.: interactive stuff??
SAKOPOO : we have a power book with
us on the road and its really helping us and is a lot of fun
Abe Nixon: What's your favorite city
to visit on tour, and why??
SAKOPOO : Chicago, Milwaukee, NYC,
Reenis: What brand guitars do you guys
use. I like Gibsons.
SAKOPOO : kiss uses Gibson guitars
and pearl drums because they want the best
ImTooTazz: What was the best part of your
SAKOPOO : every
SAKOPOO : its all pretty cool ihate doing
KTimo8301: When did you guys record
the rolling stones cover "Bitch"
SAKOPOO : 1992 for the no alternative
Mr Atoz: Why don't you guys wear shoes
SAKOPOO : if the stage is really gross
we wear shoes
Devilman3: How old were you when you
realized you wanted to play music full time?
SAKOPOO : it just sorta happened
SAKOPOO : I mean everyone wants to
play music full time but there aren't a lot of opportunities
Dan 2121: Who's kid is that on the
cover of your great new record?
SAKOPOO : its a kid from California
named Vance he's about 12 now
Fig Deal: Do ya remember doing an interview
with the cable-access show "Sideshow" in Los Angeles?
SAKOPOO : yes
Max Warner : We will do three more
questions and then let the guys go...
Milkman92: Robby: Do you like carrots?
or do you just like to throw them?
SAKOPOO : I like them in NJ
KeithAJ: If you could date any supermodel,
which one would you choose?
SAKOPOO : Anna Nicole smith no doubt
T move: Robby, do you still DJ at the
pink on Fridays when your in town??
SAKOPOO : haven't been there in so
long I'm not sure
Max Warner : Last question...
DaveD5285: hi goos! this is Sarah and
Jenny!@!@! how is the weather? Do you play in Denver on Friday?
we hope so
SAKOPOO : are you gonna be there?
SAKOPOO : yes we will
Max Warner : Thanks a lot guys, any
SAKOPOO : thanks for tuning in and
we think you are all cool for hanging out with us
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