Interview with Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (https://petesrocknewsandviews.com)
PD: How would you describe yourself or your band as an artist?
P: We are a band that wants to get things done the right way and make sure to not forget that we love what we do.
PD: Can you tell us briefly about your background – i.e. where you’re from, how you came to make music, etc.
P: We are from quebec city, canada. The drummer and the lead singer met in a band before pressurized that was called Another fate. The singer left Another fate to make a band called pressurized with simon martel the actual guitarist of Pressurized. And then they decided to go get the drummer when another fate crashed.
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?
P: We make music because we have always been making music and since we all have normal jobs.
We use music to relax and do something we love.
PD: What are your aspirations as an artist?
P: We really want to do shows after we finish writing 2 more songs.
PD: What is the proudest moment in your music career so far?
P: The song deathbed we just made.
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?
P: We tried promoting with Zach moonshine and it is really working well for now.
but it is a big challenge for us to do it day to day.
PD: And how do you book and promote your live shows and tours? Any performances coming up?
P: We stil have 2 songs to compose and then we want to make live shows
PD: What do you think about downloading music online? What about streaming sites like Spotify?
P: Well it helps to be known as an artist but for the money making it’s really not the way.
PD: What song do you wish you’d written and why?
P: New noise – Refused because it is simply genius !
PD: Is there anything you don’t like about the music industry, which you would change if you could?
P: The way the money is distributed with the streaming platforms should think more about the artists
PD: So, what are you working on at the moment?
P: Starting to compose a new single and also we are working on a merch.
PD: Where can we learn more about you and buy your music/merch online?
P: we are working on the merch we still don’t have anything to offer 🙂 soon enough !