So what’s the current line-up of “Something With Numbers” and who plays what in the band? Cyndy finds out.
Something With Numbers
Article By Cindy James on Jun 19, 2002

So what’s the current line-up of “Something With Numbers” and who plays what in the band?
- ‘Something With Numbers’ are a 5-piece band we’ve got Jake Grigg, (myself) on vocals, Scott Chapman bass, Lachlan Scott guitar, Dave McBeath Drums and Gravy Guitar

And where’s the band based?
Central Coast, NSW

How long’s the band been together?
- 8 months

How did the band name come about?
- One of us said “Hey, we should like, name the band something, with numbers… meaning a name including numbers then we all looked at each other and go… “Yeah, something with numbers, that’s a good idea”, and interpreted it totally different then the original meaning, we thought it sounded pretty cool and just left it…

What style do you play? melodic punk rock

Questions I didn’t ask…. Please fill in… thanks

And what would your greatest achievement as a band be?
- Touring with One Dollar Short venturing the sunny shores of QLD…

What would some of the musical influences behind “Something With Numbers” consist of?
- Saves the Day, One Dollar Short - definitley a big influence

Can you tell us about your debut E.P you guys have just finished recording?
- Yep it’s a 6 track E.P with the release date being July 15th. We’re gonna call it the “Barnical and Stripes” E.P

You guys are featuring on the compilation “Caddy of the Year 2” due for release around August out on Below Par Records, can you tell us a little bit about this comp and what track we can find on this release?
- Hmm to be honest we haven’t decided on which track we want to put on there yet, but the compilation is going to be awesome, featuring both international and Australian bands, from all around the place, out through Below Par Records, which happen to be one of the best record labels in Australia!

What 3 bands have you played with in the past?
- One Dollar Short, For Amusement Only and Underside

What 3 bands would you like to play with in the future?
- Saves the day, Midtown and the julianna theory

What was the last gig you went to that you’s didn’t play at?
- Either Sum41, Millencolin or Muta all in Sydney

– C.D you brought?
- The new Midtown C.d

- Alkaline Trio

- Rufio

- Dashboard Confessional

Where do you see yourself in 12-18 months?
Very drunk… hopefully touring and gaining more of a fan base, playing bigger shows, lots of broads… in big capitals BROADS…..

Is there a website we can catch “S.W.N” on?
You can find us on…

O.K have you got any words to sum up “Something With Numbers”?
50ml gin
1 bottle of dry vermouth
1 green olive

OK thanks heaps for your time…