Norma Jean's CHRIS DAY!

Today's Elevenses Throws Eleven Quick Questions At Norma Jean's Chris Day!

Chris Day is guitarist for Norma Jean, the ever popular Christian Metalcore band from Atlanta, USA. Norma Jean have started writing material for their 4th studio album this month, which is to be recorded in April. They will also be playing the entire 2008 Warped Tour.

So what’s your drink of choice at 11am in the morning?

Orange Gatorade.

Which song/album really made you want to play guitar?

Helmet's 'Meantime'.

Who’s the world’s greatest guitarist?

Well, my favorite is Jimmy Page!

Who’s the world’s most underrated guitarist?

Page Hamilton from Helmet.

So what are you up to at the moment?

I'm in South Carolina in a hotel room. We are doing a few shows to try out a new drummer!

What was the last gig you went to (as a member of the audience)?
Who would be in your dream line-up?

I saw clutch a few weeks ago. It ruled my life!

No answer...

How many guitars do your own and which one is ‘your precious’?

I have about 6 or 7. I don't really have a precious, they're all pretty much the same.

What’s the last great album that you bought (or were given)?

Tool's last record 10,000 days. It's pretty much perfect!

Do you suffer from stage fright?

No, after 10 years I've gotten used to it.

So what’s your drink of choice at 11pm in the evening?

An ice cold Budweiser. But would you know about ice cold beer - you guys don't do that over there do you? HaHaHa!

(Interview: 27/12/07)