Jonathan Diener from The Swellers sat down and answered some questions from street teamers and fans. Here is Part 1:
Does anyone in the band have any pre or post show rituals?
We all have our own set of rules and rituals, but I think the most important law we abide by is NO EATING AN HOUR BEFORE WE PLAY. I’ve had some bad instances with a foot long sub a few years ago… We all make sure to stretch at least 20 minutes before we go on to prevent injury and soreness the next day. A lot of people think they’re invincible, but when you’re on tour your body acts like an 80 year old man. You smell and you hurt everywhere all the time haha!
What are you currently listening to on your iPod?
Right now the number one album I can’t stop listening to is Nada Surf’s ‘The Stars Are Indifferent To