Interview with Markushmane
What drew you to the music industry? I’ve always just loved music and when i started doing few local shows the energy i gave and got was the best feeling ever, so mostly just my love for music…
Who are you inspired by?
I’m inspired everyday in rap by all rappers in a way also a lot of rock music and alternative rock\metal like radio head and greenday, billy talent etc etc
Please explain your creative process?
My creative process varies it usually starts with an uninspired me and some equipment and good will..
What’s an average day like for you?
An average day for me is get up, go to work (Yes I still have a job), get off work at night and go to the studio because work and work on music yeah pretty boring i have good friends and girlfriend thats always there for me though..
Is there a hidden message in any of your music?
I have a lot of concepts and meaning behind my songs, and some i just let people put there own meaning too..
Do you collaborate with others? What is that process?
I collaborate with a lot of local artists i meet i think are dope and reach out to every artists music i hear and like, if they want to work we send a few tracks back and forth and end up with a finished product..
Please discuss how you interact with and respond to fans.
I talk to people on the daily about life let them vent vent to people, i just take care..
What is your favorite part about this line of work? Your least favorite? Why?
I love everything about making music its just hard to sustain a good income and can be very costly..
Have you ever dealt with performance anxiety?
No i love my music to much
Tell me about your favorite performance venues.
Rogers arena even though i haven’t preformed there yet….
What advice would you have for someone wanting to follow in your footsteps?
Be a try hard hahaha