The Awakening Quotes
I think with The Awakening "goth" was an inevitable tag. When we started off we just gravitated towards all things dark and shiny. I think as things have developed over the years I'd prefer to refer to "goth" as one of my roots - not my sole inspiration. I've always tried to paint my own picture, which has hopefully incorporated a lot more than rehashing the stereotypes...
I think I've written from a range of directions. As I said - I don't have a formulaic style of working. It could start with a lyric, a drum groove, piano melody, dischordinant drone - whatever... When the song calls I try to be there..
I've always found good music to be very visually stimulating and have thus attempted to forge the image in my mind, when creating the work, into the mind of the listener (or participant as I prefer to think of them).
In addition, a live performance should be a larger than life place of escapism for both artist & art lover.
Category: Music Quotes