“One time I was in Mexico with my girlfriend, I was standing out on this dirt-road and these two Mexican cops came up to me and it was dark nobody was around in this little town and I was a little bit afraid, it was dark they looked kinda mean. They came up to me and started saying all this crazy shit in Spanish, I dunno what they were saying and the guy held out his hand and he said take this. I… opened my hand and he put something in my hand and it was a dead lizard. They looked at me and they laughed and I was left there holding this dead lizard. I had my bass with me and i was practicing my bass and I dropped the dead lizard and the next thing I did with the bass is I went like this…” - Flea
*Starts playing Me and My Friends*
Rocketjuice and The Moon will release their self-titled debut album on March 12th, 2012 as revealed in the February 2012 (Issue 219) of MOJO Magazine. Rocketjuice and The Moon is a funk supergroup consisting of Damon Albarn, Flea & Tony Allen.
“I’m a huge Fela Kuti fan and Tony Allen is one of my favourite drummers, so to get to talk and play with him was just phenomenal. The way I approach rhythm and groove is very similar to the way he does, and I feel with him a special something that is difficult to put into words but it’s a beautiful thing.” - Flea
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This is perfect.
Good thing and a bad thing.