The Borgias – Interview

The Borgias – Interview

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

PD: What type of artist are you?

TB: We’re  alternative sound artists. We try to pitch our music differently live…no drummer for starters.


PD: Tell us the brief history of yourself.

TB: Craig and Jay have been friends for 30yrs .We know what we like. Kayc joined and so glad she did. Heard her voice and knew it was perfect. 


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

TB: Very varied musical influences. Modern we like Jagwar Ma, Kasabian, Goldie or older James Brown and Basement Jaxx.


PD: What are your dreams and goals?

TB: We just want to be heard. Play good gigs and please our fans.


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

TB: Writing the songs is varied. Jay is very good at producing tracks and lyrics and Kayc puts good lyrics in to. Craig’s got tunes to. We do what’s best for the track. The best lyrics that suit get the job.


PD: How do you promote your band and shows?

TB: We promote our music through socials, sort of works.


PD: What do you think about downloading music online?

TB: I personally don’t like downloaded music..prefer a CD or vinyl 


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

TB: Wish we’d written Club Foot by Kasabian. Definitely got a vibe. Or Step On Happy Mondays. Timeless music.


PD: What are some of your pet peeves?

TB: My goldfish get on my tits. Feeding cleaning ..boring as hell.


PD: What is your proudest moment in music?

TB: We’ve a few proudest moments from Salford FC using our music on video or Good Morning Britain using our music. Gigwise was probably Watchet Festival rubbing shoulders with Aswad.. Cast ..Mel C


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

TB: We’re working on keeping sane at the moment and new stuff. Got loads. We’ll be doing some live parts online soon.


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

TB: Nobody Else 

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