Sajih

LAST NAME : Bou Dargham
FIRST NAME : Rémi
NICKNAME : Sajih
PASSIONS : My bass and Music. Science and astronomy. Maybe the reason why my head is in the sky.
VICES : Monomaniac. An idea in the head, and nothing else matter.
PHILOSOPHY : “I never saved anything for the swim back” (see favorite movy)
ASTROLOGICAL SIGN : Libra (please think about my birthday when celebrating Emma’s)
MUSICAL PATH : Several years studying bass with Younès Chraibi from the OYC factory in Lyon. Soon in my musical training many different and so interesting experiences like tribute band as “Black Mute Spider” (rock songs) or Illegal Connection (AC/DC cover), or music composition with Mànou Manis in a french style (Electric or accoustic instruments). First step into the Metal with “Cynical Tales” (Nu-Metal from Lyon), experience which definitively gave me the will to go on with metal music.
FAVORITE INSTRUMENT(S) : Bass with fingers.
EQUIPEMENT(S) : Jazz bass Squier, Ibanez SR300, Sigma bass acoustic, TC-electronics BH250 some various footswitch (compressor, EQ …)
MUSICAL IDOLS : Michael Manring, Johann Sebastian Bach, Sting, Freddie Mercury, Matthew Bellamy … and so many other !
FAVORITE BANDS : Police, Muse, Shakaponk, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Metallica, Nightwish, God is an Astronaut, Orbital … Eclectic did you say ??
FIRST ALBUM BOUGHT : Back in Black – AC/DC
HIS 5 FAVORITE ALBUMS : Master of puppets – Metallica, Absolution – Muse, Serpent’s Egg – Dead Can Dance, Play – Moby
FAVORITE BOOKS : Every thing from Isaac Asimov, Hyperion and Iliad / Odysseus from the same author (Dan Simons), the lord of the ring (Tolkien), The black Company (Glen cook), Ender strategy (Orson Scott Card)
FAVORITE FILMS : Welcome to Gattaca, the fifth element, Matrix, Whiplash …
FAVORITE TV SHOWS : Sherlock (English version from 2010), maybe the only one because the only one I have ever followed … I never watch TV
FAVORITE DRINKS : Moulin à vent (yes a famous red wine from Beaujolais), but I prefer a glass of orange juice every morning
FAVORITE FOOD : Cheese (with foresaid wine of course)
CHILD DREAM : To fly in the sky.
FAVORITE COLOR : I like every color depending on the situation.
FAVORITE ANIMAL : Dogs simply
WHAT MAKES HIM LAUGH : I am easily entertained ! “les nuls” or “les inconnus” (french comic bands), discovering “the dark crusade” sheet music for my audition … (not really laughing in this case)
WHAT HE DOES NOT STAND : Waiting, injustice, no empathy.
WHERE HE WOULD LIKE TO GO : to the other side of the galaxy, see how they survive, and why not comming back with a kick-ass bass !
WORST NIGHTMARE : Loosing my head and being aware of it.
IF YOU COULD MEET SOMEONE, DEAD OR ALIVE : Ceasar (not joking !).

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Photo credit : Mànou Manis