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When will the madness end?


So I got to interview Final Fantasy yesterday. 30 minutes on the phone with him, and what do we end up talking about for most of it? The Omnichord, and the Juno! Total nerdfest, but great fun. He told me a mate of his, Jenny from the Barmitzvah Brothers has made a solo album under the name Jenny Omnichord. And yes, you guessed it. She made it on an ……..

Owen Pallett is a total dude! Had a really good laugh with him, and he was pretty interesting. An edited version of the interview will be in next month’s Totally Dublin. I’ll hopefully put the whole interview up here once the piece has ran.

Final Fantasy will be coming to Dublin shortly, and the line-up for the night is excellent. Joining him on the bill are Miracle Fortress and A Hawk And A Hacksaw in Vicar St. on December 11th. Thanks to the Foggy Notions guys for another brilliant show.


November 28, 2007 - Posted by | Final Fantasy, Jenny Omnichord, Omnichord


  1. […] I prefer the obscure remix did an interview with Owen a while back and says that he’s a good laugh, although most of the interview seemed dominated by the singular qualities of the Omnicord. […]

    Pingback by Dublin Opinion » Blog Archive » Final Fantasy | December 11, 2007 | Reply

  2. Ah Omnichords… fantastic. I had a loan of one for a few weeks once. They really are delightful. Pity I didn’t put it to more use and record something on it…

    Comment by jusk | December 13, 2007 | Reply

  3. Yep, great little machines Jusk, hours of endless fun and no experience needed! Right up my street. They’re practically giving them away on eBay these days. A wise investment me thinks. Maybe if we get tonnes of people to buy one we could set up an orchestra or something. Am Omnestra!

    Comment by i prefer the obscure remix | December 14, 2007 | Reply

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