a/s/l: OhBoy!

Remember the days of the old schoolyard? Remember when Myspace was a thing? Remember those time-wasting, laborious quizzes that everyone used to love so much? Birthday Cake For Breakfast is bringing them back! 

Every couple of weeks, an unsuspecting band will be subject to the same old questions about dead bodies, Hitler, crying and crushes.  

This week: Lee Irons, guitarist in the brilliant OhBoy



That’s classified.

Have you ever seen a dead body?

Who is your favourite Simpsons character?
Don’t really have one.

What T-Shirt are you wearing?
An EELS one.

What did your last text message say?

What’s the last song you listened to?
Sugarcube by Yo la tengo.

How did you meet the people in your band?
Through playing in past bands.

What’s the first record you bought?
Music for the Jilted Generation by The Prodigy.

What was your favourite VHS growing up?
Pulp Fiction.

When was the last time you cried?
At a funeral.

Have you ever kissed someone & regretted it?
Yeah of course.

Best Physical Feature?
All my own teeth.

Worst physical feature?
My teeth.

Reasonably ok/not bad feature that you’re not fussed about?
Little finger on my left hand.

Do you have any pets?
Yep. Two cats.

Ever picked up any injuries on tour?
Lots. Dislocated knee, chipped tooth, black eye…I could go on and on.

What did you do for your last birthday?
Got a year older. Got drunk.

Name something you CANNOT wait for?
Tonight’s dinner. Toad in the hole.

Do you have a crush on someone?
Yeah, my girlfriend.

What’s the shittest experience you’ve had as a musician?
Far too many to mention.

If you could go back in time, how far would you go?
To the start of this quiz. I’d answer it better.

How do you want to die?
With my heart stopping.

What’s your favourite thing about pizza?
The first Z.

What are you craving right now?

Have you ever been on a horse?
Don’t think so.

What did you dream about last night?
No idea.

If you could go back in time and kill the baby Hitler, would you?
Don’t know.

Do you like Chinese food?
Love it.

Have you ever been on TV?

Ever meet someone famous?

What do you want to be when you grow up?

OhBoy! have just been announced for Glastonbury, playing the BBC Introducing stage! They’ve also just released their new single ‘A Bird in the Hand’, available now for the small price of 99 pence through iTunes. Summer-smash material. Grab a copy by clicking below!


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