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Gia G – New Interview


Interview with Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (http://petesrocknewsandviews.com)

PD:  How would you describe yourself or your band as an artist?  

GG: I think. very original and open minded ,  open to experimenting with  different avenues , and styles  and seeing where it all falls

 

PD: Can you tell us briefly about your background – i.e. where you’re from, how you came to make music, etc. 

GG: Sure , i grew up  in suburb of Boston Ma ,  Somerville , right next to Boston ,   i was always fascinated by music and my parents had a huge record collection , and i used to listen to tons of different artists and bands,  i picked up Guitar when i was 17 , took  lessons with Joe Stump for 3 1/2 yrd then branched out ,  creating 3 original bands ,  and my solo band GIA G   , 2 are signed currently with Sliptrick Records.

 

PD: Who and what inspires you to make music, both in terms of musical and other influences? What do you like to write about in your songs?

GG: It depends on my mood, current affiars , sometimes listening to a particular guitar player , or band , or style will make write, and beleive it or not sometimes jsut working on scales and modes i end creating whole songs ,  or it just comes out of no where

 

PD: What are your aspirations as an artist? 

GG: Well ive gone way ahead of what i ever expected , having 20 endorsments , being signed to label, signature Guitar ,  Amplifier , Guitar picks, getting in big publications and magazines ,  having my songs played and topping charts in varies interent channels,   more i would like is to continue the same path  with more succeses

 

PD: What is the proudest moment in your music career so far? 

GG: Hmm,  i think beong signed to Sliptrick was hige moment , not jsut one project but 2,  getting my first endorsment , getting signature guitar ,   and amp

 

PD: Promoting one’s music is such a challenge these days, especially with so many new artists emerging from bedrooms in the day of the home studio. How is that going?

GG: Yes its all about promoting , networking online, its gone amazing , in fact everything ive dome is because of that, all my succes comes from online and promoting

 

PD: And how do you book and promote your live shows and tours? Any performances coming up?

GG: I have been booking any shows, but the label and mangement company has offered  some real big shows , and tours to go on , i jsut feel i need to finishe full length alvum with merch and then see ,

 

PD: What do you think about downloading music online? What about streaming sites like Spotify?

GG:  I mean you dont get paid nothign really , you get screwed , with streaming and downloading , if i was getting paid normal for all the down loads and stream i could actually being making some good money with my own music , but not the case with how corrupt it is ,  not just  with spotify with everyone

 

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

GG: Queens Bohemian Rhaspody  , oh such an incredible song

 

PD: Is there anything you don’t like about the music industry, which you would change if you could?

GG:  So many thing lol,  it would a long list one i jsut mentioned in past question , with downlaods and streams, 

 

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

GG: Working on the full length GIA G  10 to 12 song with Sliptrick records , looking at a end of 2023 to beginning of 2024 release , will see , maybe a little later release , late winter early spring

 

PD: Where can we learn more about you and buy your music/merch online?  

GG: Here is my official web site with all my links connected. https://giafederico.com/.  also here is my reverbnation page with all my links connected – https://www.reverbnation.com/giafederico

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