What does Incubus’ frontman do when the rock group’s on hiatus? Relax is not the answer, at least for Brandon Boyd. Instead the artist, author, activist, environmentalist and surfer threw his creativity into several projects, including a solo album, “Sons of the Sea,” as well as a third art book, “So the Echo.” With the fall release of both, maybe now Boyd can kick back at a favorite destination? Get ready, Hoboken; he may be heading your way.
What’s something you never fail to pack in your suitcase?
I never leave without my sense of humor. Traveling requires a healthy dose of humility and lightheartedness, so being armed with a smile comes in handy.
Carry-on or check-in?
Window or aisle?
I like sitting in a window seat, but failing that, I like dressing up like a flight attendant and sitting in their backwards seats. It's funny, as well, to just randomly collect people's meals before they're finished.
What’s your idea of the perfect vacation?
There'd be good surf, bikes, real