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Sludgeaholic Of The Month – July 2001, Pop Rockett



Pop Rockett

That’s right kids, our July Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Rikki Rockett’s dad! Look how happy he was when he heard the news!

So that means we have a 15 year old Sludgette and a 71 year old Sludgeaholic. Metal Sludge, fun for all ages!

1. Where are you from?
Lived in PA all my life. I was born in Camp Hill, PA and currently live in Mechanicsburg, PA in the house Rikki came home from the hospital in.

2. Age: 71 but feel 21 (acts like 10 per Ma Rockett).

3. Turn-ons: Rock N Roll Music, shooting guns, watching horror movies

4. Turn-offs: Wow… havent found any yet!

5. What do you do for a living?
Retired officially, but I work the Flea Markets. I sell Poison merchandise, knives, swords, bags, cases, etc.

6. Any formal education?
New Cumberland High School.

7. Favorite bands: Poison (#1 of course), Aerosmith (#2), Rage Against the Machine, Reggae Music (no particular band), Van Halen, Scorpians

8. Least favorite bands: Marilyn Manson – I go for all modern things but not this.

9. What’s the best advice you ever gave Rikki?
"Go west, young band."

10. Are you a vegetarian like your son or do you eat meat?
No, I am not a Vegetarian. I do eat meat but cut back over the years.

11. When was the last time you got laid?
4 months ago. I am slowing down some…

12. If you could beat any "rock stars" ass, who would it be?
Ted Nugent of course.

13. What did you think when you first saw the cover for "Look What The Cat Dragged In?"
Nicely done… I have never had a problem with the look. I actually like it.

14. People think I’m….. 1/2 nuts. Go figure.

15. What’s your take on the drummer from Warrant, Mike Fuckazo, buying a drum out from underneath your son?
Shit happens.

16. Are there any Pop Rockett groupies?
No, I share all of Rikki’s.

17. How do you feel about being our July Sludgeaholic Of The Month?
I think it is really cool. Something very different.

18. Personal Motto: Live fast, die young and have a good looking corpse.

So there you have it! Congratulations to Pop Rockett for being our July Sludgeaholic Of The Month!

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