"Noooooooo!!!!" Dirtbombs front man Mick Collins hasn't even heard the whole question, but he's heard enough: the words "Detroit," "garage rock" and "scene" in close enough proximity to each other to trigger this scream. "God, noooooooo!!!" Except, out of the mouth of the Dirtbombs' big-voiced, barrel-chested front man, it's more like a cross between a primal moan and the seismic rumbling of the earth. And over a phone line, a bit like El Niño... More >>>
Mick Collins, left, on the Dirtbombs: "Do you think we sound like the White Stripes? I sure as hell don't." Point taken.