Hero Worship: Chino Moreno salutes Mogwai
No stranger to their tinnitus inducing might, Chino Moreno of Deftones, ††† and Palms tips his bunnet to our February cover stars and claims they have unfinished business
I went to see Mogwai at The Fillmore in
That is one thing I always look for in music – dynamics – and they're one of the most extreme examples of marrying violence and beauty into a song I've ever heard. They sent me something during the Happy Songs for Happy People period, and I never got around to working on it – it just kind of fell through the cracks. I just got their new record Rave Tapes, and I love it. I've always been a huge fan, and I'd love to collaborate at some point. If they're reading this: what's your number, Mogwai? Call me up!