Wally Peterson


Don't try to figure out my style from one song. I'm all over the place. Used to play in several bands, now I mostly play at home alone other than drums in church. I write lots of songs but my recording skills are low and my recording equipment is limited.





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

The most enjoyable form of entertainment and self-expression.

What is your music dream?

To remain mostly anonymous but somehow make lot of money from it. :)

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


Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

So long ago, who knows?

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

You'll need to build another website to handle the list.

What inspires you to make music?

It's just innate. Anything. Everything.

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

Nothing. And everything.

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


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

Same as it ever was.

What do you think of Drooble?

The best platform in existence for musicians.

What frustrates you most as a musician?


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

I don't really. I'm too old and too much of a homebody. They all start playing after I'm in bed.

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

1. Good music. 2. Good music. 3. The time, effort, and gumption to promote. I only have number 1, and only to a certain extent.

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

Shawn Lane, The New Frontiers, Snarky Puppy, Mark Lettieri, The Funky Knuckles, Jimmy James...