Interview with Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (http://petesrocknewsandviews.com)
PD: What type of artist are you?
GG: Hi, i guess I’m more of a openminded one, multi facet ,dont want to be in put in any style or labeled , like shred guitar , metal ect ,
PD: Tell us the brief history of yourself.
GG: Sure, started playing when i was 17 , took lessons from Joe stump for Few yrs, then went on and learned on my own throughout the yrs,
PD: Who are your musical and non-musical influences?
GG: Ah many , from Elvis , Frank Sinatra , The Beatles , Hendrix , Led Zeppelin, Queen , Bee Gees, Jeff Beck, Ozzy, Ronnie james Dio, The eagles, Aerosmith, Iron Maiden, Van Halen, Metallica, Tool, Alterbridge, Stevie ray vaughn, The police, Allan Holdsworth, John Denver, Roy Orbison, Prince, ec huge musical on and on
PD: What are your dreams and goals?
GG: In light of whats going on in Ukraine and that horrible Russian leader , world peace , But with me , this was never about me being some big rock star I’m always on the edge , every release i always consider my last, each one keeps getting bigger and bigger with this EP being by far this is the biggest I’ve done,
PD: Who writes your songs, what are they about?
GG: I write all my own music , they could be about anything , depends on my mind set and wha mood I’m in
PD: How do you promote your band and shows?
GG: Everything online , in fact I’ve built up my entire popularity form the internet
PD: What do you think about downloading music online?
GG: I mean i think it would be the best thing if we the artists got payed fair , which we dont
PD: What song do you wish you’d written and why?
GG: Ah many , can name so many great songs, and why cause great music and songs live on forever and grow
PD: What are some of your pet peeves?
GG: Ah, well people who think there somehow above me , like stuck up pompous , get a lot of that in the music world , aka the shred guitar world , and who has more fame or name out there , gets the better treatment
PD: What is your proudest moment in music?
GG: Whats been happening know with EP so many o list, being signed to record label, all my endormsents , having signature guitars , guitar picks , having number 1 song as we do this interview, Cosmic Wave number 1 in canadain top 25 chart , second number 1 song I’ve had
PD: So what are you working on at the moment?
GG: Going o sartt working on full Length GIA G album
PD: Tell us about your next shows and why we should be there.
GG: No shows at the moment i have planned