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Kicking back in the mood-lit, mod-plush lobby of the Bowery Hotel in New York City’s East Village, Jamie Hince is still riding a wave of adrenaline from last night’s sold-out show across the river in Brooklyn. “Everyone came back up to the dressing room after the show, and it was my perfect little environment—all my friends there, and I’m just DJ’ing, and everyone was dancing.The whole room was packed and dancing to reggae, and it was so lovely. ” Alison Mosshart, sprawled a bit sleepily in the highback chair across from Hince, perks up at the mention of the genre-busting poet and singer, once dubbed “the angriest punk of the ’70s” by the local paper of record. “I met her on the stairs backstage and she was so …
The single (“Satellite”) builds to this wall of sound, with a gospel choir. And there’s even a piano ballad (“The Last Goodbye”). I was writing a certain type of song—a really American song. *Photograph by Edouard Plongeon.*When Alison Mosshart and Jack White formed The Dead Weather in 2009, a nation of Chelsea Girls and Modern Gainsbourgs trembled at the prospect of no more Kills records. Did you change your approach to writing at all over the break? He was writing a certain type of really English song. This is gonna be a really different record than the one before it.” With two people in a band, you’re pretty limited, in terms of what you can play, so it’s always going to be the idea over the ability. Pre-order it on and listen to the new single, “Satellite,” below.Co-founder and guitarist Jamie Hince’s relationship with Kate Moss (they’re now engaged) helped keep the group in our thoughts, but it was no substitute for a proper dose of creepy-chic retro cool. if people talk about how we dress—because I can say I’m really glad I don’t dress like a roadie. We’re usually on the same page—hanging out all the time, listening to music and living in each other’s pockets—but now I’d been away and he’d been away and we were doing different things. Did you have any clue that you'd become a rock star?Alison Mosshart: I never thought about what I was going to be when I got older.People love to ask that question when you're a kid, and I never really had an answer.
I always felt like I was already doing exactly what I was going to do.
You're basically running a small business at the age of 15.
I don't think that there's anything else in my life that I learned so much from.
Four years since I don’t think any kind of break can fuck with 11 and a half years, you know? It’s a show and I’m a performer and an artist and I’m not just gonna show up in sweat pants If I were going to do a book on The Kills and hired a photo researcher to delve into your past, would I find a photo of you in sweat pants? He was listening to a lot of Roxy Music and Grace Jones, and I was just surrounded by that Southern blues world.
But I didn’t see him for a month at a time or two months at a time.
I’d come home and he’d be gone—and vice versa—and it just sucks, ’cause we miss each other. He’s been a musician since he could pretty much walk.