Piqued Jacks – Interview

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

PD: What type of artist are you?

PJs: Hungry and spontaneous.


PD: Tell us the brief history of yourself.

PJs: Our story is just like any other band’s but we are much cooler.


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

PJs: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Batman. Oh right, the musical ones: Royal Blood, Biffy Clyro, Nothing But Thieves.


PD: What are your dreams and goals?

PJs: First Italian band to win a Grammy Award.


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

PJs: We all write music, while E-King (our singer) is also in charge of lyrics, which are about our everyday life and feelings.


PD: How do you promote your band and shows?

PJs: Jumping out of planes or playing in a funeral home (both are true).


PD: What do you think about downloading music online?

PJs: It’s become so normal nowadays that all we wish for is that people stop taking music for granted.


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

PJs: “Happy Birthday” (for royalty reasons).


PD: What are some of your pet peeves?

PJs: When someone makes a mess and doesn’t clean up afterwards.


PD: What is your proudest moment in music?

PJs: Whenever at a concert a fan just can’t wait to hear one of our songs live.


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

PJs: The live calendar. Be sure you check it frequently.


PD: What music have you available online and where can we buy it from?

PJs: Our latest single “Particles” has just come out and you can find on your favourite digital outlet.

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