Rejection – Interview
Interview with Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (http://petesrocknewsandviews.com)
PD: What type of artist are you?
R: We are Metal band for sure, some people like to call us Metalcore or Groove Metal
PD: Tell us the brief history of yourself.
R: We were formed at Corinth Greece, a town that is located very close to Athens
PD: Who are your musical and non-musical influences?
R: Mostly Metal music, bands like Slipknot, Pantera, Fear Factory, Sepultura , Korn , Lamb of God and some of the newest bands like Bring me the Horizon , Architects, Emmure and many more…
PD: What are your dreams and goals?
R: To play as many shows as possible , tour and make the band as big as it gets
PD: Who writes your songs, what are they about?
R: Our music is very guitar/drum driven and everything starts with a jam. It can be a guitar riff or a drum pattern, once we have the main idea we begin to develop the variations and that ends with a complete song
PD: How do you promote your band and shows?
R: Nowdays , mostly through our social media pages
PD: What do you think about downloading music online?
R: I used to be against it, but right now it doesn t even matter ,most people download , they like to have fast and easy access to music . It was something special about going to record stores , take the CDs in your hands and watching the artwork..it was cool
PD: What song do you wish you’d written and why?
R: That s a lot , probably the ” heretic anthem ” by Slipknot
PD: What are some of your pet peeves?
R: poor organisation and promotion of gigs it is the worst i think and crowd that doesn t move when we are on stage
PD: What is your proudest moment in music?
R: Probably the first time we saw our first album in a record store
PD: So what are you working on at the moment?
R: We just finished the recording of our third album and we are rehearsing for the upcoming shows
PD: Tell us about your next shows and why we should be there.
R: We are going to tour our country Greece and next year we will do some summer festivals and tour Europe to support our new album. You should be there , there s a lot of energy at our shows!