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Interview with BLAX
What got you into music, and if you had not gotten into music what would you be doing today?
It was the vinyl of Helloween “Live in the U.K.”and “Fear of the Dark” - Iron Maiden. I would be what I am, a medical Doctor.
What do you like to do when you are not playing music and how does that influence your creativity?
I love to read novelle noir and poems that influence my inner state and creativity
How long has your band been around? Also, please tell me about the dynamic of the band of what brought you all together.
The band was born in 2020 from an idea of mine (Blax) and I proposed the songs to Hektor
Where are you based and how did that influence your music?
We are based in Italy, near Rome that influenced all of us with its underground scene.
How did you come up with the name of your band and what does it mean to you?
The name was spontaneously born while trying to grasp in its meaning between dark and black, intending a “black” soul.
Tell me about your most memorable shows.
Many shows in Italy, mainly in Rome, the best is the one I don’t remember
What is your favorite venue to play at, and do you have any places you want to play that you have not already?
I like many kind of places, i’d like to play at Wacken festival one day ☺️
If you could play any show with any lineup, who would be on the ticket?
Alice Cooper and Andy LaRocque.
What is some advice that you would give to someone who is just getting into playing in a band and some advice that you would give to your younger self?
what you do and never give up
Of your songs which one means the most to you and why?
“Rules of Meravilia” because represents my fence and castle
Which songs are your favorite to play and which get requested the most?
We love to play all of our songs, maybe “Shady Life” is the most requested.
What is the creative process for the band, and what inspires you to write your music?
All songs start from me and then developed with the guitarist Hektor
What kinds of messages do you like to get across in your music?
Messages of hope, freedom
Do you have any new singles, videos, or albums out that you would like to tell me and your fans about?
Our new video “Our Brian Conditions”. See it! ☺️
What are your plans for the future, and do you have anything that you want to spotlight that is coming up?
Play live shows as much as possible…and we are coming!!!
How can your fans best keep up to date with you, any socials you want people to check out?
You can find us on Instagram and Facebook@blaxbandofficial on youtube and all digital stores.
ALBUM “MERAVILIA” IN DIGITAL STORES
BLAX - OUR BRAIN CONDITIONS