Features One Question Interviews roses

One Question Interviews: roses

Matt Scheuermann (roses)

SPB: Coming into the Philadelphia music scene, what were your expectations (if any) and have those early expectations and perceptions changed over time? 

Scheuermann: Every time I'd visit Philly, I was always inspired.  I'd always loved the people here and the music was just so great and diverse. So my expectations were somewhat based in factual experience.

I was excited to become entrenched in the music community. These past months have only further solidified my opinion of the city and people. So many great bands/artists. I'm getting a better grasp of the areas too: how there are different groups of friends/musicians in different neighborhoods of Philly. I feel pleasantly overwhelmed being here and I'm looking forward to meeting more people and experiencing more music and art.

I could name 6 million great bands from this city, but instead I'll end with a timeless quote from limp bizkit's driving force, Fred Durst: "I get silly when I play in Philly."

Credits

Words by Andy on May 31, 2015, 12:17 a.m.

Advertisement
KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Leave a comment
roses

Posted by Andy on May 31, 2015, 12:17 a.m.

Share this content
Related news

Bands 1QI: Roses, Reckless Records, Chokecherry, Monkey

Posted June 4, 2015, 2:05 p.m.

Welcome to our almost daily quickie Q&A feature: One Question Interviews. Follow us at facebook & twitter and we'll post an interview four days each week, typically every Monday-Thursday ...

Records Rise Against's Tim McIlrath covers Guns N' Roses for protest album

Posted Oct. 15, 2014, 2:50 p.m.

Rise Against frontman Tim McIlrath has recorded an acoustic cover of Guns N' Roses' "Civil War" for the protest album This Concerns Everyone, released November 18 via Anti-Flag's label ...

Music News The Stone Roses "Made of Stone" documentary set for North American release

Posted Oct. 18, 2013, 2:28 p.m.

The Stone Roses "Made of Stone" documentary will be shown in theatres in Canada and the US this November. The documentary looks at the seminal British band's early days ...

Advertisement
KFAI - Root Of All Evil

More like this

Also in this section
Tired Of Everything

One Question Interviews Tired Of Everything

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
What's That Noise?

Will Butler (Tired of Everything – vocals) SPB: Tired Of Everything is your first time singing in a band. Between your first show and today, what ...

Cattle Decapitation

One Question Interviews Cattle Decapitation

Posted Nov. 15, 2019, 8:53 p.m.

Travis Ryan (Cattle Decapitation) SPB: What is the worst you’ve been screwed by a venue or promoter? (No need to name names…unless there ...

The Blind Shake

One Question Interviews The Blind Shake

Posted Nov. 11, 2019, 8:08 p.m.
What's That Noise?

Jim Blaha (The Blind Shake - guitar) SPB: What type of guitar do you play with The Blind Shake and how did you pick that model ...

x

Logo

Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.