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On the run no more

VH-1's Bands on the Run winner

On Wednesday July 18 th, I had the great pleasure of interviewing Fletcher Lea (bass) and Brandin Lea (vocals) of Flickerstick, recent winners of VH1's Bands On the Run. We briefly talked after their sold out show in Philadelphia. Among the topics discussed were digital music, Andy Warhol's theory of 15 minutes of fame, and how their lives have changed since the show has aired.

1. The question on everyone's mind since you won VH1's Bands On the Run, is where can we find your debut CD, Welcoming Home the Astronauts?
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2. What has been the response of the band snice the show aired? Have you been floored or what?
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3. What has been the biggest change since the show aired? The best?
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4. Did the band have any influence on how the show was edited as far as concert footage?
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5. Have there been any lingering scars of what was shown or said by band members?
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6. Is there any new material on the way other than the song "Telling all the World?"
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7. What is it like to have your brother in the band? Is it like most other groups with siblings who fight?
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8. What is your opinion of digital music and distributors such as Napster and MP3.com
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9. Are you scared that after the buzz of the show, that your 15 minutes of fame will be up?
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10. Do you have a favorite song?
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11. Can you tell me about the song "Direct Line to the Telepathic" Answer

12. How did you decide to work the Mazzy Star classic "Fade Into You" into the set?
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