ANNIE: When I was young I loved New Kids on the Block! But I also loved the Ramones and the Clash. I had a really big range. I liked [Swedish “Final Countdown” metal boys] Europe, too. My favorite New Kid was Joe McIntyre. I thought he was so beautiful. I probably believed that he made some of the music, even if he didn’t. I actually named my cat after Joey — for both Joey McIntyre and Joey Ramone.
Go deeper into the Norwegian disco queen’s CD collection here. Elastica, a-ha, and … Mayhem!