Name: Judith Crossley Mercer
Position: Sales Manager Western Europe
ic! berliner since: 2012
Where did you grow up? When and why did you move to Berlin?
I grew up in Clermont-Ferrand in France. This is where the Volvic water comes from. And Michelin tyres. I moved to Berlin 4 years ago because I needed the challenge. Up and left with my husband and cat, packed the car and drove off. Been happy ever since!
What’s at the top of your Bucket List (things you want to do before you die)?
- Go back to Iceland, with enough time to travel around the country in a van, bike and tent, with the whole family. (well maybe not the cat...). Travel again to Lapland and see the northertn lights anew. Basically travel as much as possible. - Stay happy and make everyhting happen to be happy!
- Play bass in a band again!
What was the very first CD, Cassette or Record you bought?
The very first record – vynil – was Guns n’Roses’ Apetite for destruction with the censored cover, togehter with Iron Maidens’ Piece of Mind, and the first CD was Offspring’s „Smash“.
What is the most recently played song on your iPod/Phone/Spotify?
The Toy Dolls „Modern School of Motoring“.
What was your first concert? Most recent?
First Concert was Iggy Pop in 1998 (ended up on stage passed out for having been thrown against an amp when climbing on stage... and helped up by Iggy Pop though jumping to “The Passenger”…The last Concert this year was “Toundra”.
Dog or Cat?
Theatre or football?
Oh my god, Theatre!!&
The smell of peatfields in Nortehrn Ireland when the rain just fell. The pantry in my Gradmother’s home in Portrush.
What do you collect?
Vinyles and bottles of red wine. Basses And whisky.