aweston backwards

Creating music from heartbeats

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aweston backwards is a singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, spoken word poet, beat producer, and top-liner from the land of salty lakes. He's here to make music, create poetry, sing, and craft bumping beats. Music is his greatest passion and it's his 2020 goal to walk away from his 4 year handyman business to be involved with music full-time

-Lead Vocals
-Backup Vocals
-Feature Vocals
-Rhythm Guitar
--acoutic
--electric
--12 sting acoustic
-Ukulele
-Songwriter
--music
--lyrics
--toplining
-Beat Producer.

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Interview with aweston backwards

  1. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  2. A: Write song lyrics, rap bars, hooks, and/or record lead or feature vocals.

  3. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  4. A: I got to emcee and open for The Human Experience during a SophistaPirates takeover, in which I got to perform spoken word poetry.

  5. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  6. A: Recording, mixing, and mastering my first EP.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Both; my studio is a hybrid that incorporates the best of both analog and digital worlds.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: To give you nothing less than my best effort, work, and heart creations.

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: That I get to create passionately from my heart on a daily basis.

  13. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  14. A: No power so... Cordoba Ukulele, Taylor T5 Guitar, Seagull Acoustic, drum sticks, and foot tambourine.

  15. Q: How would you describe your style?

  16. A: backwards

  17. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  18. A: Folk, Americana, Spoken Word, & Hip hop.

  19. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  20. A: Mike Posner, I truly feel like Mike and I would be the best of friends. He's a singer, he's a songwriter, he's a poet. He has a huge, genuine heart, and then went and walked across America. He has inspired SO much change in my life in the last year and I can't wait to meet him, know him, and create beautiful music.

  21. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  22. A: My soul and every feeling on the emotional spectrum. I can tap into the feeling of whatever you're wanting and create it from an organic place within that emotion.

  23. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  24. A: The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Grateful Dead, The Doors. Mac Miller, Mike Posner, Eminem, Drake, Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Kid Cudi. Bob Dylan, City & Colour, John Mayer, The Lumineers, Iron & Wine, You+Me, Vance Joy. blink-182, Rebelution, Dirty Heads, 311.

Gear Highlights
  • Audio Technica AT2035
  • Casio WK-200
  • Jamman Stereo
  • iPad Pro
  • Taylor T5 Custom
  • Cordoba 15TB-E
  • Fender Telecaster thinline
  • Focusrite Scarlet 2i2
  • KRK ROKIT5 G4s.
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