on forming your own band

“Either you’re pretty and you get lots of boys after you or you look like a piece of shit and no one’s interested. We both looked like pieces of shit. So while the rest of the class was going off to boy’s schools and seducing various middle-class young men, we were off seeing any band that was playing. We vowed to form our own band someday.”

–Miki Berenyi of UK 90s stunner Lush on going against the grain and qualifying your interests, reminiscing of schoolhood adventures with band members Meriel Barham and Emma Anderson.