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Dr John: “There’s only two kinds of music – good and bad”

Dr John: “There’s only two kinds of music – good and bad”

Dr John answers your questions in the new issue of Uncut, out on Tuesday (May 22).

In the piece, the singer, pianist and songwriter touches on subjects as varied as New Orleans voodoo, Methadone and biting off chickens’ heads.

The Night Tripper also tackles questions from famous fans, including Paul Weller, Dan Auerbach, Randy Newman and Mike Mills, on getting shot, his iconic stick and ‘gris-gris’ blessings.

Check out An Audience With… Dr John in the new issue of Uncut, out on Tuesday (May 22).

Dr John recently released a new album, Locked Out, produced by The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach.


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