NEW INTERVIEW: Our first interview with D'GRUNG HC (Hardcore / Groove) (Bengkulu, Curup, Sumatra ID)
Kieran James1: Hi, can you tell me the early history from the formation of the band up to now? 1. First we made this band D'Grung HC starting from myself (Jhon Win) as the guitarist who formed it, At the end of 2016 I invited my little friend to fill as drummer (Erwin Bebe) and on that day we immediately found Vocalis (Refal Pauw) and we worked together to create songs without any bassist.KJ2: How is the response of people to your mini-albums / album / demos? 2. The response about the demo (we made 50pcs) was very good and very respect to us. We distribute Promo CDs for free to friends and others. KJ3: What are the most influential bands for you guys in playing music? 3. The bands that really influenced us were Hatebreed; Wolf Down; Worst; and Outright. KJ4: What are your future plans for the band? 4. We will complete the first Mini album / album this year. KJ5: Are the songs you create using English or foreign lyrics? 5. Our lyrics use English. KJ6: What are the lyrical themes? 6. Our title and song lyrics tell of human war, enmity, arrogance, doctrination. KJ7: Why do you all like to play hardcore instead of deathcore or other modern styles? 7. For all the metal songs we like but we chose hardcore because it is more animated and in line with our skill. KJ8: When did you first become fans of hardcore bands? 8. We have been hardcore band fans since we listened to Hatebreed's songs. KJ9: What do you say to people who ask why you play western-style music? 9. Because it looks simple but very memorable and has a strong rhythm power. KJ10: Do the wives and girlfriends of the personnel support what you are doing? 10. We are all unmarried and the support from our family is very positive and gives the spirit for hardcore music. KJ11: What are the best and worst things about the metal community in your city? 11. The good thing is we are always compact when there is a music event and help each other. The worst thing is there are still many competing in metal music and mock each other. KJ12: What are your most memorable shows or experiences onstage? 12. Until now we have not received a call to stage, because we're focused on completing some songs for the album. KJ13: Have you got any message for the fans? 13. Our message to friends in my city and other cities: Keep working and keep mutual relationship with any genre.