Coronation Kings – Interview

Coronation Kings – Interview

Interview with Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (

PD: What type of artist are you?

CK: We are a 5 piece alt rock band


PD: Tell us the brief history of yourself.

CK: Having been friends for many years we finally decided to get together for an original music project. We have all been involved in other professional projects (Buster James Band, Bash Street Kids, Joy, UK Blondie etc and this is the first time we have played together


PD: Who are your musical and non-musical influences?

CK: They vary from Bowie to Buckley and Budgie to Lizzy via Led Zep so the mixture is eclectic.


PD: What are your dreams and goals?

CK: To release credible albums of original songs and enjoy playing them live.


PD: Who writes your songs, what are they about?

CK: We all write the songs and share ideas and sounds. The subject matters are generally diverse and life emotion orientated


PD: How do you promote your band and shows?

CK: Social media Facebook, Instagram and by word of mouth


PD: What do you think about downloading music online?

CK: It’s fine if the artist receives the royalties fairly. It allows bands to self promote without the need for a record company.


PD: What song do you wish you’d written and why?

CK: Life on Mars, where does that level of creativity come from, somewhere deep inside.


PD: What are some of your pet peeves?

CK: Over funded and Poorly written pop songs that dominate the music industry


PD: What is your proudest moment in music?

CK: Releasing the album “Cathel & Me”.


PD: So what are you working on at the moment?

CK: Album Number 2


PD: What music have you available online and where can we buy it from? 

CK: The album is on You tube, Spotify, Apple music, Soundcloud, CD Baby and in HMV store in Norwich

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