2011 May 19

British Chat with Josh Madden

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Josh Madden is known to some as the older brother of Good Charlotte's Joel and Benji Madden, but he's also a stylist and a DJ. Last night at the Gramercy Theatre, he spun a set during Ben Sherman's Very Important Plectrum (VIP) initiative, which supported Life Beat. In between performances by Graffiti6 and Talib Kweli, we caught up with Josh to talk about all things British! It was a Ben Sherman event, after all.

Favorite Beatle: "Probably George Harrison, because he wrote I Got My Mind Set on You. 

Favorite Royal: "I don't want to say the one that dressed up badly for Halloween. I would always vote for Princess Diana." 

Favorite clock in London: "The clock in the dining room of Sanctum Soho Hotel."

Favorite bridge in London: "London Bridge. "

Favorite Brit: "That's tough. There's so many good ones. Probably my friend Frank Carter."

Favorite Britney: "Spears. "She's killing it right now. Have you heard the Nicki Minaj remix of Till The World Ends with Ke$ha? It's so crucial!" 

Favorite British TV show: "Top of The Pops with The Smiths or Old Grey Whistle Test."

X-Factor? "I've never seen it."

Favorite British comedian: "Eddie Izzard."

Favorite British film: "Trainspotting"

Favorite area: "Highgate. Actually… Marble Arch."

Favortie drink in London: "Iced Tea at Wagamama."

 



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