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Questions and Answers with Andy Scott from Sweet



Features published in Dec 2019
1. What’s the best gig that you’ve been to or has inspired you the most?

Sweet were invited to “The” Led Zepellin gig at Earls Court in 1974, possibly their best ever show and I missed it through illness. So, I guess my other choice would be playing support to Jimi Hendrix in 1967 at Manchester New Century Hall. My band pre-Sweet, The Elastic Band was formed after watching Hendrix from the side of the stage and realising that our soul band – The Silverstones – days were numbered.

2. What is your favourite part of touring and what is your least favourite part of it?

Performing is the best part of touring without doubt. Airports and security are the worst, especially the intrusive wandering hands etc.

3. What’s your favourite UK venue so far, and why do you like it so much?

Sweet have now played most of the UK’s venues, large and small from the newish O2 down to the original Marquee Club. I still prefer the Marquee or am I being nostalgic?

4. Do you have


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Questions and Answers with Andy Scott from Sweet
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