Thursday, December 11, 2014

Gazers Interview

1.For those that have never heard of you before, can you tell us a little bit about the band?
Well, the band has been formed about 2 years ago, in autumn 2012 and we evolve through several kind of music as sludge, blackened post-hardcore, screamo, violence, crust and many more

2.So far you have released an ep and half been a part of a split, how would you describe the musical sound that has been present on the recordings so far?

 As we said before, we've different influences in the hardcore scene and we try to mix them to create something fresh and new.You can notice easily some electronic noises parts, outros and breaks on the EP and we kept that idea in the split but in a inconspicuous way
We gave also a main place to our screamo influences with melodies and emotions

3.What are some of the lyrical topics and subjects the band explores with the music?

 Most of the lyrics talks about the pain and the hate lock up deep inside the mankind, the decadence of the world, the fall of the civilisations, the non-acceptance of oneself as a human being.
We've chosen "Gazers" because we talk about our vision of the world, the life, of what we see. We give our opinion about these things but we keep in mind that it's OUR opinion

4.What is the meaning and inspiration behind the name 'Gazers'?

5.What are some of the best shows that the band has played so far and also how would you describe your stage performance?

I thought in Ostrava (Czech Republic) in a small stage with our friends from Nine Eleven and The Prestige. And in our hometown Paris with Code Orange Kids, Twitching Tongues, Loma Prieta, The Secret ...
In 3 words: Scenic Wild Show

6. Do you have any touring or show plans for the future?

We'll play the 29 november, 12 and13th December for the release of the split. We took the decision to stop touring for the moment to focus on the composition and cloture our first full length album and others releases.

7.Recently you where a part of a split, what are your thoughts on the other bands that have participated on the album?

Inspired by our songs for this split and great  We have shared the scene in Krakow with Fleshworld and it was great.

8.So far you have worked for Unquiet Records and Sell Your Soul Records, do you feel these 2 labels have been very helpful when it comes to getting your music out there heard?
We thought about getting our music on theses 2 labels and for the moments it was cool. We have some others propositions from others labels but for the moment we stays here. To be continued next year...

9.On a worldwide level how has the feedback been to your recordings by fans of underground music?

As we said, we have some songs to records for the futur LP ...
Some people are very impressed by our music mixing some style and now fans just waiting more to listen in material or digital, not just in live.

10.When can we expect a full length album and also where do you see the band heading into musically during the future?

 We'll stay with of our different members influences, maybe more punk...

11.What are some of the bands or musical styles that have had an influence on your music and also what are you listening to nowadays?

we come from some different scene and past bands but for all:
Orchid, Saetia, Ekkaia, Tragedy, His Hero is Gone, Daitro, YAGE, Raein, Fugazi, converge, anomie, black Flag, minor threat, rancid...

12.What are some of your non musical interests?

 We share all, art photographic, cinema, games, Fiesta

13.Before we wrap up this interview, do you have any final words or thoughts?

Continue to support your scene, do not hesitate to look at new things ... Joy, Pain, violence and prosperity.

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