paper HEART is a singer and songwriter that plays the guitar, keyboard and bass. He describes his music as Melancholy-Funk: sad lyrics infused with danceable music. paper HEART's influences are Prince, Sade, The Cure, Duran Duran, The Cars, David Bowie, Blondie, INXS, George Michaels and countless of other 80's musicians. paper HEART is a member of BMI.
Music is the way I express myself, its the healing from bad relationships, players and wanna-bees.
To tour around the world and help people who are as Melancholy as me, with my music
Parents having a better relationship with their children, instead of children having a relationship with their electronics.
I Feel For You by Prince. It was the first real song that made me go wow he is incredible. I hope i can someday write a song that tugs at your heart, as this one did for me.
Prince, Sade, Duran Duran, The Cure, Blondie, The Cars, Inxs, George Michael, Naked Eyes, most 80s bands
Its my therapy, to release the hurt of bad relationships. Hopefully it can help somebody else.
You can be hurt but you will survive, You may make bad decisions in relationships but you will love again. You can be loved and you deserved to have someone hold your heart, not break it.
I feel electric like the world is correct.
Musicians keeping their masters or license their masters so they can get them back. Be there own record label
I go to a few local bands in Oklahoma City, Ok on the weekends. I work at a regular job during the week, so the weekends are my only time.
Say something in their lyrics that makes them feel something. Shaking your butt is ok but if the lyrics don't mean anything why write the song?