Matt Kean, bassist for Britain’s hottest deathcore outfit, Bring Me The Horizon, took a couple of minutes to talk about his rather uneventful year. Clearly, after a solid stint of touring, he just wants to go home. Bless.
What was your highlight of 2008?
Playing the Warped Tour in the USA.
What’s the worst thing that happened to you in 2008?
Nothing really! I think I lost my wallet half way through the year but that’s about it!
Who in 2008 deserves a good kicking?
Who had the best comeback: Metallica, AC/DC, or Guns N’ Roses?
I think AC/DC they kept their old sound, the sound that you associate with AC/DC and that’s what people want!
What are you most looking forward to in 2009?
Touring all the places we have never been before like Japan and South Asia and going back to places like Australia!
What band should everyone find out about in 2009?
What do you want for Christmas?
I’m not too bothered as long as I get to go home!
Who do you want to get under the mistletoe?
Where will you be on New Year’s Eve?
Kerrang! Relentless January tourdates
13 Belfast Mandela Hall
14 Dublin Academy
16 Bristol Academy
17 Cardiff Great Hall
18 Southampton Guildhall
20 Oxford Academy
21 University of East Anglia
22 Nottingham Rock City
23 Manchester Academy
24 Leeds Academy
26 Liverpool Academy
27 Glasgow Barrowlands
28 Newcastle Academy
29 Birmingham Academy
30 Brixton Academy