Journal

Ben Jackson

Q&A with Ben Jackson

Producer at Riff Raff Productions

Where are you today?
On set in England
What do you do for a living?
Producer
Why are you doing it?
I fell into it, I like it and I am good at it
Most prized possession?
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 1969
Favorite piece of clothing you own?
Double Eleven Charcoal jeans, Original Helmut Lang Parka
Current regulars on the playlist?
The National, QOTSA, Mogwai, Slowdive
Best gig you've been to?
Too many, Radiohead Oxford 1999 & Victoria Park 2000, Nirvana Reading '92, any White Stripes & my son's first Pixies
You invite any 3 people to lunch, living or past, who joins you?
Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, Steve McQueen
Best memory or memories?
Birth of my son
What are some of your environmentally friendly practices?
I don't drive, fastidious recycler, never take baths
What do you think about the state of the environment?
It's poor, but not beyond saving though it's not helped by the ignorance of certain world leaders
Where do you want to be in 10 years?
Spain or Italy