Q&A: Take Aim with Mallory Knox's Mikey Chapman
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 14:50:06
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The band is on Warped Tour all summer.
Mallory Knox will storm U.S. shores this summer as part of the entire Warped Tour so we invited singer Mikey Chapman to Take Aim. The band's Asymmetry is out June 16.
Twitter-size your bio -- your choice of 140 words or characters, if you want to get technical-- and tell us everything we need to know! GO!
Band from the UK. Five of us—Mikey, Sam, James, Joe and Dave! Our genre is what you make of it, so listen! Determined to make the USA our home away from home.
If you were not doing music, you would be...
Swimming the seas, trekking the forests. Exploring new places, experiencing the world.
Any non-music hobbies, talents or skills?
I'm a big video game fan, theres little better than gaming with friends. What else? I'm currently gunning for 'Most Improved Player' in our amateur soccer team, does that count?
Yes, it does count. Pick ONE song one your record and share a writing or recording story. Something intimate, that you haven't told anyone else (or at least a bunch of writers or journalists) and that which puts us in the moment with you. Let's get intimate, shall we?
'Ghost in the Mirror' was one of the very first songs we completed writing from Asymmetry. It's was also one of the last vocals I finished in our first studio before it burned down—that's a story for another day. I remember the first few weeks trying to sleep in a bedroom above the drum room at the studio and loving hearing Dave (Rawling, drummer) beating the s**t out of his kit to get the right vibe for the record. That really motivated me to do the best takes I could later on!
Finish this sentence: Mallory Knox is the artist that...
...Would love you to listen, digest and enjoy our music. Share it with your friends and pass on the love!
Check out Mallory Knox all summer on Warped Tour.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff
Mallory Knox's 'Asymmetry' is available from the band or at iTunes.