ARTIST NAME: Coonweelz
SONG TITLE: Let You Down
ALBUM TITLE: Let You Down
Discuss your existence.
Coonweelz is an American alternative rock band made up of Greg Schettino on vocals and Curry Colvin on guitar/vocals.
We release both original music and cover songs by combining melodic and alternative instrumentals.
State your favourite genre of music and your reason.
Very big into alternative pop/rock as well as modern hip-hop/rap – Our band members grew up listening to both genres and that is where our inspiration for our band came from.
State your experience as a musician.
We are made up of several different talents, from our guitarist playing guitar and a number of other instruments his whole life to vocalists who specialize in vocals such as cleans, raps, or even if necessary, screams.
Elaborate on the song.
‘Let You Down’ is a cover song that was originally written and performed by NF.
We were very excited to put together our own version of the song, give it a listen, and share it with your friends/family! We hope you like it!
Name the people behind your success and thank them on this platform.
We are very proud of what we have done as a band and are going to be releasing lots of new music over the coming months. Could not have done this and been able to have our top song at over 700k plays without the help of friends and family.
State your future goals.
We are really looking forward to continuing to grow our band with more Spotify followers and plays to get our name out there more for more people to hear what we have put together.
Share your press release and reviews with us.
Elaborate on how you think your music is inspiring your fans.
Our music is very fun, edgy, and connective, the modern progressive vibe is something important that has helped us connect with our fans.
Analyze the transformations you have discovered so far in the music industry.
Music is evolving every day, especially in the digital space, new music, new sounds, new bands, taking chances and different approaches, a lot of collaboration and the execution of that collaboration is important to the growth of different types of music with people that have never come across various sounds.
State the artists you cherish most and your reason.
Linkin Park is a band we cherish a lot being a band that pushed the boundaries and stuck the landing on a new sound at the time. They were not afraid to test new waters and that has helped us in the confidence of our rock, rap sound today.
Elaborate on how you develop your lyrics.
When we write original songs, the most important part of the process for us is to deliver messages that are relatable to us in our lives that we have a deep enough connection with to share and have a connection with fans experiencing the same.
Tell us if you enjoy collaborating with other artists or just singing as a solo artist.
We love to collaborate as we said earlier it is something we believe is very important to the music industry.
State your opinion on making music that makes people dance or making the music with a genuine message that inspires them.
Two very different approaches, both are extremely important given the circumstances in which you are listening to specific types of music, the emotion each brings ‘keep you feeling alive’ in either situation.
We have the licenses and rights for this cover song we created.
Discuss the impact of a Performance Rights Organization.
It is important that artists must register with the Performance Rights Organizations so that the artists creating and releasing music, can receive their royalties for what they create.
Elaborate on how you develop your melody and instrumentation.
We look into a specific feel and emotion to circle around before creating the sound we are looking for.
Go into detail on the recording of this song.
We had an absolute blast. It is always very fun and unique to take an approach that is different from an existing song to give it a twist of your own.
Discuss your music performance.
Fun, personable and try to create a connection with the fans/crowd.
State your artist’s name and elaborate on it.
The name of our band is Coonweelz, we created this band’s name in college when we saw a raccoon got hit by a car and felt bad about it.
State the title of the song and the meaning.
‘Let You Down’ was the name of the original song.
State the title of the album and the reason for choosing the title.
Just the name of the cover…