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Operation Neptune Spear Interview


Operation Neptune Spear Interview

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

PD. What type of artist are you?

ONS. – Operation Neptune Spear are a one piece melodic political groove rock band.
PD. Tell us the brief history of yourself.

ONS. Operation Neptune Spear is the culmination of over 20 years of gigs and band experiences, garnered from the English music scene. You did say brief

 

Operation Neptune Spear is the culmination of over 20 years of gigs and band experiences,

 

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

ONS. Too many to produce a comprehensive list but Oasis, Fear Factory, The Beatles, Dying Fetus, Bach, GNR, Berlioze, Rage Against The Machine

PD. What are your dreams and goals?

ONS. To get our music out there and to own a money tree

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

ONS. Shez writes all the songs and they are about the current social and political environment of the time

PD. How do you promote your band and shows?

ONS. Through social media usually twitter

PD. What do you think about downloading music online?

ONS. I prefer CD’s for the artwork and booklets but downloads are quick and easy

PD, What’s your outlook on the record industry today?

ONS. A corrupt old boys club that needs a good shakeup

 

A corrupt old boys club that needs a good shakeup

 

PD. What’s your claim to fame?

ONS. I played guitar for Prince Andrew once

PD. What are some of your pet peeves?

ONS. Tardiness, vegetarian bacon

PD. What are the biggest obstacles for artists?

ONS. Breaking into the music industry as its pretty closed shop and everyone wants to charge you for the privilege

 

everyone wants to charge you for the privilege

 

PD. Tell us about your next shows and why we should be there.

ONS. No current shows planned but I am in the process of gathering some like minded musicians so watch this space, when we do get out its going to blow your minds and ear drums

 

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