The CheeseBergens Interview
Interview with Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (https://petesrocknewsandviews.com) and The CheeseBergens
PD. What type of artist are you?
TC. We’re not sure, but we’re not mimes. Actually, our music can be best described as rock/metal/ punk.
our music can be best described as rock/metal/ punk.
PD. Tell us the brief history of yourself.
TC. Well, it’s pretty much in the lyrics of our song “Theme Song for the CheeseBergens” which can be downloaded here: https://thecheesebergens.bandcamp.com/track/theme-from-the-cheesebergens
(plug, plug) but basically the kids had been in rock schools for a few years and we were trying to get them to start writing original music. We wanted them to form bands with their friends but it wasn’t working out so we decided to just go ahead and start our own band.
PD. Who are your musical and non-musical influences?
TC. Lemmy and Satan.
PD. What are your dreams and goals?
TC. To have more then five people at our shows.
PD. Who writes your songs, what are they about?
TC. I write most of the songs (Marissa). They are about life.
PD. How do you promote your band and shows?
TC. We use every social media resource possible, Instagram, Facebook, and post fliers, make events and invite friends personally.
PD. What do you think about downloading music online?
TC. Our album is free! Steal it now!
PD. What’s your outlook on the record industry today?
TC. We think it sucks but if we can get a record deal we can probably save it.
We use every social media resource possible,
PD. What’s your claim to fame?
PD. What are some of your pet peeves?
TC. The Hipsters Downstairs (this is also one of our songs that can be downloaded here, https://thecheesebergens.bandcamp.com/track/the-hipsters-downstairs
PD. What are the biggest obstacles for artists?
TC. Getting people out to shows.
PD. Tell us about your next shows and why we should be there.
TC. This is what we have booked:
- Time Warp Records, Los Angeles: Friday Sept. 1 at 9 PM
- The Park, Burbank, CA: Saturday Sept. 23 at 8 PM
- Vincenzo’s Pizza, Newhall, CA: Sunday, Nov. 5 Time TBA
- And you should be there because we are the freakin’ CheeseBergens!
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