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J Frisco are set for a slot supporting Chris Sharkey’s The Orchid and the Wasp featuring Mark Sanders on Saturday 7th April at Sage Gateshead as part of the Gateshead International Jazz Festival. Before that, we caught up with the trio to find out a little more…

Who are you and what do you do?
We are genre fluid improvisation trio

What’s the first record you ever bought?
JEMMA: Britney Spears on cassette
MEGAN: Aqua on Cassette
LARA: 50 greatest Hits of the 90’s 

What’s your guilty pleasure musically?
None of us are guilty are about anything we listen to, we listen to LOTS…  

Favourite film of all time?
JEMMA: Eraserhead
MEGAN: Harry Potter
LARA: It’s a Wonderful Life

Your guilty pleasure film?
No guilt here… we love Harry.

If you could recommend one TV series to binge watch, what would it be?
JEMMA: South Park
MEGAN: Alan Partridge
LARA: I don’t watch TV (sorry) 

Your favourite book?
JEMMA: American Psycho 
MEGAN: How to win friends and influence people
LARA: To Kill a Mockingbird

Who or what makes you laugh the most?
JEMMA: When your brain farts
MEGAN: Alan Partridge
LARA: I don’t laugh, I cry

Who or what makes you sad?
JEMMA: Miscommunication
MEGAN: When Jemma says that she doesn’t like Alan Partridge
LARA: All the suffering in the world

If you had super power, what would it be?
JEMMA: To be able to give somebody else a power
MEGAN: Freeze Time
LARA: Teleportation/Freeze Time

And finally, you get to play a board game with any three famous people from history, who do you choose and what’s the board game?
JEMMA: Risk with a caveman
MEGAN: Scrabble with Frank Zappa
LARA: Monopoly with Buddha 

J Frisco support Chris Sharkey’s The Orchid and the Wasp featuring Mark Sanders on Saturday 7th April at Sage Gateshead.

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