Aside From That – Interview

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

PD: How would you describe yourself or your band as an artist?
A) Honestly this band to me personally means everything. The lyrics I wrote co-insidwmostly
how I’ve felt throughout my life.

PD: Can you tell us briefly about your background – i.e. where you’re from, how you came to make
music, etc.
A) I’m from a town called Northampton, U.K. made music honestly how I felt like it was the
only thing I’m good enoug at.

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?
A) a lot of bands have influenced me are The Amity Affliction, Currents, Polaris, Peripheru

PD: What are your aspirations as an artist?
A) for me my main one is being able to help someone with my lyrics who suffers with the same
problems I went through as a kid..

PD: What is the proudest moment in your music career so far?
A) Proudest moment for me was working with Justin of Miss May I for my recent released
single Hollow Shell.

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?
A) it’s honestly hard but I’ve had a great team helping me. Especially Overdrive PR based in

PD: And how do you book and promote your live shows and tours? Any performances coming up?
A) We’ve got a few live performances coming up in the U.K. in 2022 and also have a US tour
being discussed.

PD: What do you think about downloading music online? What about streaming sites like Spotify?
A) I absolutely love it for ease of access but can see a lot of disadvantages.

PD: What song do you wish you’d written and why?
A) for me it’s Swallow Your Teeth by Miss May I as it’s just one of the most catchiest songs in
my opinion released.

PD: Is there anything you don’t like about the music industry, which you would change if you could?
A) How hard it for a new band to get heard by the masses.

PD: So what are you working on at the moment?
A) Currently working on a fee more songs which I’ll decide if I release it as an EP or album.

PD: Where can we learn more about you and buy your music/merch online? 
You can follow me on Instagram, Facebook & our online merch store from this linkfire link –

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