What is music to you? What does it give you?

Creative and artistic expression mainly.

What is your music dream?

I am living it right now. Make music that I really like.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

I would like more people interested in science, astronomy, and cosmology, rather than what celebrities are up to.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Killswitch Engage's cover of Holy Diver. It was the first time I heard screaming in music, been hooked ever since.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

That changes week to week honestly, right now? Mayhem and Mastodon.

What inspires you to make music?

Pretty much anything and everything inspires me. It kinda just comes out of nowhere. Though movies almost always getting the gears turning upstairs to write something.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

Look to the stars and wonder.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

Haven't done it yet, really excited to though.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

I think people's general patience level for music has steadily declined over the years. I rarely hear people talking about their favorite albums, instead, they have favorite songs. Of which only last 3 minutes long. I would just like to see people , once again, gain an actual interest in the art form of music. Sit down, turn Netflix off, and just listen to what someone has created.

What do you think of Drooble?

I think it is a really cool tool to reach new people and form networks with likeminded people.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

That I can wake up to go to the bathroom at 2 am and suddenly come up with a melody which results in me staying up for 4 hours writing a song. It's a blessing and curse. As well as the aforementioned lack of patience with listeners.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

I try to do as much as I can to support local music that interests me. I can't remember a time where I didn't buy at least one shirt from one of the performing bands whose show I went to.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Work ethic, discipline, and commitment. Also, the sooner you abandon dreams of making millions the better. I just try to keep the passion for the art form at the forefront of my mind.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

I found this really cool band called Valdrin on bandcamp about a week or so ago. Absolutely killer stuff.