Volente Interview, With Guitars on the strength of her single complete the haunting vocals ‘Hollow’ were thinking of featuring Volemt, when Alternative Press send the Q&A interview to our surprise. With Classic Rock listing Hollow as their ‘track of the week’ and growing praise from the likes of The Black Flag and MusicEyz for the Cardiff born singer. If you like what you read and hear below – please give Volente your vote at the end of this interview…
If I twisted your arm and you agreed to pigeon hole yourselves to one genre, which one would it be?
Alternative experimental acoustic trip-hop trance possibly? I am primarily a singer-songwriter and when writing, I don’t usually consider any particular genre, as I tend to write in the moment.
If you had to choose one element of your music that defines your music as a whole, what would it be and why?
My voice because I feel that it is quite distinctive and versatile.
What made you get into music?
I come from a very musical family and was exposed to music from a very early age, as both my parents were pianists, so I suppose it’s in my blood. As a child I was very drawn to the radio and regularly found myself singing along to everything and anything on the radio regardless of the genre. Making my own music was a natural progression, as I wrote my first song when I was six years old…