Christopher Ian Turner - drums
Name: Christopher Ian Turner.
Date of Birth: 24th November 1969.
Place of Birth: Wolverhampton.
Currently Reside in: Hove, East Sussex.
Children: Koa Cunliffe (17); Elmo Arn Bonham Turner (4 ¾); Eddy Eirik Cosmo Turner (9 months).
Current Occupation: Local Government Officer.
Worst Job Ever Done: 12-hour night shift continuously loading ½" tacks onto the slowly moving conveyor of a heat treating furnace.
Other/Previous Bands: Fabric, Dukes of Nothing, Capricorns.
Interests Outside Music: My Family, Advances in Science, Cosmology, Cars.
Football Team: Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Heroes/Inspiration: John Bonham; Albert Einstein; Gordon Murray; my Dad.
Favourite Bands/Artists: (in no order) Led Zep, Black Sabbath, Black Flag, Motorhead, Slint, Heresy, Fugazi, Slayer, Misfits, AC/DC, Minor Threat, Iron Monkey, Keelhaul, Rorschach, Cursed, Yob, Eyehategod, Discharge, Blue Cheer, Gorilla Biscuits Kyuss, Sir Lord Baltimore, Scissorfight, Baroness, Johnny Cash, Bad Brains, Infest, Sleep, Captain Beyond, Jeff Buckley, Geriatric UnitHigh On Fire, Deep Purple, Doom, Pink Floyd, Om, Grand Magus, Man is the Bastard, Free, Dag Nasty, Taint, Born Against, Louis Armstrong, P.W. Long, The Stupids, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Mountain. Hoover, Mastodon, Hendrix, 1.6 Band, Antioch Arrow, Waylon Jennings, The Melvins, Big Business, OFF!, ZEKE, and others...
Favourite Films: The Thing, Escape From New York, Star Wars (4,5 & 6) (especially The Empire Strikes Back), Taxi Driver, Blazing Saddles, Anchorman, any Monty Python, The Exorcist, Omen, Alien, Mad Max 1 & 2, Bad News, More Bad News.
Favourite TV: Young Ones, Bottom, Anything with Vic & Bob in, Horizon, Top Gear, Anything narrated by David Attenborough, Channel 4 News.
Favourite Books/Authors: Iain M Banks, Isaac Asimov, Arthur C Clarke, Frank Herbert, Phillip K Dick, Charles Bukowski.
Favourite Food: Roast Dinner, Bread, fresh fruit salad, fish, potatoes (in all their forms), pickled onion Monster Munch, Frazzles.
Favourite Drink: Anything alcoholic that comes in a pint glass (esp. Guinness, Lager (most) , Old Speckled Hen, cream Ales), Bourbon, Scotch, Vodka, Baileys, Rum. Tea, proper coffee, water.
Favourite Cities/Towns/Countries: Gothenburg, San Francisco, New York, Brisbane, Vienna. Scandinavia in general.