In this new occassion we have had the opportunity to interview the Hardcore band Elephants, from France. Check out this band and give them a like on their FACEBOOK PAGE.
1.Where did you get the idea for the band name, you planned it or came out just like that?
We can say that he came just like that. We were looking for a strong name who's easy to remember. We try some names and this one get out of the box.
2.Why did you want to play this genre?
Because we grow up in this. We listen this kind of music since we are adolescent so we didn't even ask ourselves : « what kind of music we will play ? »
3. Did you know each other before the band was formed?
Of course. We all are friends before being a band. I was playing with my drummer in an other band before, called Back To Square One. I meet my guitar player when i was something like 18. So yes we are long time friends.
4. Each band member favourite band?
Benoit (drum): Expire
Gregoire (guitar): Expire
Quentin (bass): Slipknot
Romain (vocal): Incendiary
5. Who or what inspires you to write songs?
Peoples habits and behavior in general. Sometimes i have specific subject like addiction or pressure. It's always about the way i see things, about a kind of feeling about the world.
6. Where was your last gig?
7. Where would you like to act?
Germany 8. Whom would you like to feature with? Thiago from Worst (and he is in the next record)
9. Whom not?
10. Any of you has ever suffered from stage fright? Any tip for beginners on how to beat that?
I always have a « thing » before a show. I don't know if we can call this fear but yes maybe. But i feel this like a challenge, like « ok, i have to fuck this stage ». I think this could be an advice : think about your show like a challenge.
11. What bands have inspired you the most?
Expire, Suburban Scum, Incendiary, Knocked Loose, Harm Shelter.
12. What's the weirdest thing a fan has ever asked you for?
An old lady ask me to go for fuck behind a truck.
13. What do you think of your fans?
I don't like the word. I just think that i'm thankfull with people who listen and support us
14. What do you think of our site?
Simple & efficient ! We can see all news per day . It's cool
15. Something to add?
Sorry if you find faults in my words, we're french so if our english sucks it's just because we respect our culture.