Kath Hansen is known for a vast knowledge of obscure Scottish pop, taking waaaay too many photos, getting backstage at music festivals, and her ability to dress any dog in an elaborate costume (she’s hosted many a Halloween dog dress-up event in Brooklyn).

where did you grow up?

Murfreesboro, Tennessee, which is the geographical center of the state

are you a social person?

Wouldn’t be answering these questions for a party magazine if I wasn’t! Yes, too social at the expense of my sleep schedule most nights, I’m afraid.

describe your sense of style

Begged, borrowed, and stolen.

tell me your favorite thing about New York City

The longer I’m here, the more I’m starting to feel like a cranky Seinfeld character.

what do you do to unwind?

Fencing…nothing like fake stabbing someone to release tensions!

what’s your favorite thing to do at a party?

Flirt with the shy person.

your cocktail of choice?

Gin martini, champagne, or a Manhattan with 2 cherries.

name the goal you’d like to accomplish over the next year

Visit the Faroe Islands with my dad.