RGM INTRODUCING – WE INTERVIEW GUILFORD BAND THE LUNAR KEYS
What made you decide to start the band?
Dom Dom The Drummer & JC were in previous band on Major Label that caught fire and exploded, then One day on a New Moon and the in the avalanche of New Songs… They formed The Lunar Keys
Introduce us you / all to the members and your musical history?
JC – Lead Vocal / Bass (Lyrics & Chaos) Dom – Drums (Hits things) The Steve “Musical Maestro” Lexi – Keyboards (Harmony machine)
What’s one question you’re sick of being asked when interviewed?
What did you do during the Pandemic 🙂
Do you sign up to any conspiracy theories?
When bored the YOUTUBE rabbit holes get you
Did you buy anything you don’t need in the pandemic?
A Pink Mop Head
What useless party trick do you have?
What was the most fun you have had on stage?
The last gig having everyone in the crowd smashing the Chorus
What was the worst experience on stage?
Electric shock – (Did not stop us)
Tell us something about you / each member that you think people would be surprised about?
Dom – Sings to his drums they are his friends Lexi – Has Eidetic memory for melody Steve – Loves singing Umbrella by Rhianna Barber shop style JC- Sixth Sense Psycho
If you had to describe your band/music to an alien how would you describe it?
Cathartic Melody & Noise fusion (ROCK)
What makes you stand out as a band/artist?
Do not follow any trend – Have our own brand of Addictive Alt Rock
Right now, what’s pissing you off the most?
Greedy F^&&ing Property developers closing down our Music venues to build flats to make profits.
What’s your favourite song to play live and why?
Our New Track Oxygen Type but it’s a close run-in with Dreams R Never Spoken – It gets us and the crowd every time
I hear you have a new single, what can you tell us about it?
Ok the track Oxygen Type is the first of a busier release schedule this year with more Gigs and more Lunar Stuff happening
The feeling you get to impulsively launch into the night.
On a high, bursting with total excitement at living every breath of a prospective night out to the maximum.
Talk me through the thought process of the single?
Oxygen Type is the first track where we’ve all been to the big London Studio studio as a complete band together, recording it as live as possible to capture the energy. It’s out June 10th (on all platforms) followed by three more tracks this year.
What was the recording process like?
We captured all the energy as a live band we could HUMANS playing!!!!!
What was the biggest learning curve in writing the single?
Trust the Producer
Would you change anything now it’s finished?
Nope we love Oxygen Type the way it is LOUD Dirty and Raw.
What are your plans for the year ahead?
Is there anything else you would like to share with the world?
We’ve been in Rehearsal today and we are gonna bring it to all the live shows., We are getting some great feedback from the tastemakers and journo’s out there for Oxygen Type so far so we are Psyched!! We are also super Thrilled to be back on BBC Introducing as well with 2plays so far and many other stations.
CATCH THE BAND LIVE
The Star in Guildford Saturday May 14th – Filming Oxygen Type video The Lechlade Festival Saturday May 28th 2:30 pm Main Stage The Bedford – Balham London – Thursday June 9th The Cavern Exeter – July 16th