Q: Who is in NOFX?
A: Fat Mike (Vocals, Bass), Eric Melvin
(Guitar, Vocals), Erik Ghint (Drums), El Hefe
Q: What are their real names?
A. Fat Mike is Mike Burkett, Eric
Melvin is Eric Melvin, Erik Ghint is Erik Sandin,
and El Hefe
is Aaron Abeyta.
Q: Does Fat Mike have any aliases?
A: Yeah, Fatty and Mike Rakhabit.
Q: Does El Hefe have any aliases?
A: Yeah, Hefe (just another way of
saying his name).
Q: Does Eric Melvin have any aliases?
A: Yeah, Mel and Melvin (again, just
other ways of saying his name).
Q: Does Erik Ghint have any aliases?
A: Yeah, Erik Shun, Groggy Nodbeggar,
Herb Reath Stinks, Seymour Butts, and Smelly
his name on each release).
Q: What does NOFX stand for?
A: NOFX stands for something. I am
not sure. There are two possibilities. "No Effects"
which is self
explanitory and "No Fucking Straight-Edge" because when the band
the guys except Fat Mike were straight-edge and he doesn't like sXe.
Q: When did NOFX start playing?
A: They started around 1983.
Q: What is so special about August
A: It is the day that the fat hippie
Jerry Garcia died (or it is the day before
Q: Who is Don Ho?
A: Don Ho is a fat hawain guy that
is famous for some odd reason.
Q: Is it right that NOFX has videos
A: Their videos are not on MTV America!
Their videos can be seen on the much less
Much Music in Canada and MTV South America.
Q: Their age
Q: Did anyone in NOFX go to college?
A: Fat Mike went to college. I am
not sure about the others guys though.
Q: What is HOFX?
A: HOFX is a 12" or 10" on FAT, #526
of a limited edition of 8300?
Q: What is All Of Me?
A: All Of Me is another limited edition
FAT 7". This one is U.S. only and no
you can only get this at you local punk rock store. Limited to 8000.
Q: What does "B/W" means on records?
A: But with.
Q: Does Fat Mike own Fat Wreck Chords?
A: He sure does.
Q: What's FAT's adress?
A: Fat Wreck Chords
P.O. Box 193690
Q: What's Mystic Records address?
A: Mystic Records - Doug Moody Mail
P.O. Box 2314
Q: Is Fat Mike in any other bands?
A: Yeah, Fat Mike plays bass in Me
First And The Gimme Gimmes.
Q: Has Fat Mike appeared on any albums
by other bands?
A: Yeah, he sings on Screeching Weasel's
song "Peter Brady" from their
For A New Tomorrow" and on Lagwagon's song "Lazy" from
Q: Is Eric Melvin in any other bands?
A: Yeah, Eric Melvin has a punk rock
karaoke band and he also in B.U.G.S.
Q: Has El Hefe appeared on any albums
by other bands?
A: Yeah, he sings on Manic Hispanic's
song "Gilligan's Island" from the
"Show and Tell".
Q: Is Fat Mike married?
A: He sure is. His wife's name is
Q: What songs does NOFX cover?
A: Iron Man
by Black Sabbath
from Maximum Rocknroll
Go Your Own Way
by Fleetwood Mac
from S&M Airlines
by Minor Threat
from White Trash, Two...
Nothing But A Nightmare
by Rudimentary Peni
from I Heard They Suck Live!
by Don Maclean
from Survival Of The Fattest
by The Misfits
from Violent World
by The Germs
from A Small Circle Of Friends
Open Your Eyes
by The Avengers
from No Time To Panic
Q: What videos has NOFX made?
A: Sticken In My Eye, S & M Airlines,
Leave It Alone, Bob, and I Wanna Be
People have told me that they also have videos for Liza
The Cause, Lori Meyers, and Freedom Lika Shopping Cart.
Q: What did El Hefe do before NOFX?
A: He played a lot of jazz stuff.
Q: Does Eric Melvin run a coffee shop?
A: He shure does. It is called Spun
Melvins and is in Los Angeles. 8205 Melrose
Ave, Los Angeles,
Q: Does El Hefe run a club?
A: Yep, El Hefe runs a night club
called Hefe's in Eureka, California.
Q: Who sings on Lori Meyers?
A: That's Kim Shattuck from The Muffs.
Q: What does White Trash, Two Heebs,
And A Been stand for?
A: The band. Erik Ghint is the white
trash, Fat Mike and Eric Melvin are the two
El Hefe is the been.
Q: What is White Trash, Two Kikes,
and a Spic?
A: That's what they were originally
going to call White Trash, Two Heebs, and
Q: Who are those guys that are posing
as NOFX in the cd insert for So Long And
All The Shoes?
A: Fat Mike is Serge from Limp, Smelly
is Chuck from Good Riddance, El Hefe is
O from Fluf,
and Melvin is Little John, the roadie for Swingin' Utters.
Q: Are there any differences between
Heavy Petting Zoo and Eating Lamb?
A: Heavy Petting Zoo is the CD/CS
and has a dude with a sheep in his lap on the
Lamb is the LP and has a dude 69ing a sheep. They have the exact
Q: Who sings Kill All The White Man,
Johnny Appleseed, Buggley Eyes, My Heart is
A: That's El Hefe!
Q: What is Johnny Appleseed about?
A: It is about Erik Ghint who gets
laid in every town when they are on tour.
Q: What does P.M.R.C. stand for?
A: It stands for Parental Music Resource
Center. They rate the content on music
and give out
the explicit lyrics stickers.
Q: Where are NOFX from?
A: NOFX were all originaly from Los
Angeles but Mike lives in San Francisco now and
El Hefe lives
in Eureka now.
Q: How do NOFX end their shows?
A: They play The Brews and then Buggley
Eyes. Buggley Eyes is dedicated to all
the hot girls
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