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A minute with

A minute with Moonshiners Blues Band

 

Where do you live?
Nicosia.

Best childhood memory?
Petros: Going camping with the scouts
Nick: Playing drums on the chairs and furniture
Stefanos: Playing with the kids in the neighbourhood

Most frequented restaurant and absolute favourite dish?
Petros: Lebanese, Falafel
Nick: Italian, Spaghetti
Stefanos: Indian, korma

What did you have for breakfast?
Halloumi Pie and Coffee.

Would you class yourself as a day or night person? What’s your idea of the perfect night/day out?
We are mostly Night People. Playing live music.

Best book ever read?
Petros: I Am That
Nick : Moby Dick
Stefanos: The Hobbit

Favourite film of all time?
Petros: Raiders of the Lost Ark because its adventurous
Nick: Seven because it is mysterious
Stefanos: Old Boy because of its originality

Favourite holiday destination? What’s your dream trip?
Petros: Switzerland because its like a dreamland. Cuba is my dream trip
Nick: Africa because its adventurous. Peru
Stefanos: Greece because of many cultural events. Dream trip to Japan

What music are you listening to in the car at the moment?
Petros: Blues and jazz
Nick: Blues and Rock
Stefanos: Blues and Reggae

Dream house: rural retreat or urban dwelling? Where would it be, what would it be like?
Rural retreat with pool

If you could pick anyone at all (alive or dead) to go out for the evening with, who would it be?
Petros: Mahatma Gandhi. We would meditate together
Nick: Stevie Ray Vaughan. He is my musician idol
Stefanos: Sofia Vergara!

If the world is ending in 24 hours what would you do?
Petros: Meditate
Nick: Be with wife and son
Stefanos: Stop time

What is your greatest fear?
Petros: Bad sound-engineers !!
Nick: Heights
Stefanos: The unknown
Moonshiners Blues band
Was formed in the summer of 2014 in Nicosia by Petros Mendonis on guitar and lead vocals, Nicholas Filippou on drums and Stefanos Demetriades on bass. Catch them next at Svoura bar, Nicosia on Friday January 30 at 10pm

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