Audio Interview Length: 14:40
Emmy Winner Charlotte Robinson interviews Carole Pope, Canadian Rock Icon. Carole openly discusses her love relationship with Legendary Dusty Springfield, ties with Second City’s cast members including Gilda Radner, working with Divine & chats about her must-read autobiography “Anti Diva.”
We recently caught her on her cell in NYC where she candidly shared her insights on love, sex, the music scene & lots of celebrity dish…..:) With three Juno Awards (Canadian Grammy), a Genie Award, (Canadian Oscar), four Gold , one Platinum & one double Platinum records to her credit, Carole Pope is an icon of transgressive music. A film based on her best selling autobiography “Anti Diva” is in development. Carole’s infamous band “Rough Trade” has also been inducted into the Indy Hall of Fame. She has contributed music to film & television, including The L Word, The Trailer Park Boys Movie, This Revolution, Queer As Folk, The Five Senses, The Silencer, Cruising, A&E, The History Channel, MTV, & VH1. Throughout her career, Carole has blazed a trail for the anti-diva in all of us. In sharing her thoughts on sexuality & sexual politics her music makes you “Think & Dance @ the same time.” Warning: Pope's lyrics are relevant & extremely hot.....:)
Check-OUT her latest CD "Transcend".....
Check-OUT her renowned Retro Video:
"High School Confidential"
From her infamous band "Rough Trade"....:)