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Dark Rain | A CRAZY GROUP OF FRIENDS  DOIN WHAT THEY LOVE

We got to ask Dark Rain a few questions on the go.

Welcome to Metal Digest!

Please describe the band in a single sentence.

Kelleigh: A CRAZY GROUP OF FRIENDS  DOIN WHAT WE LOVE

Dudley: Bombastic Melodic Rock with tastes of metal,blues,and pop

Chip: MAINES ROCK BAND!

What’s your latest project and what are you working on right now?

All: new cd, The Illusion Fades working title, as well as an acoustic cd

How do you want people to feel when they listen to your music?

Kelleigh: I HOPE SOME CAN RELATE AND KNOW THEY ARE NOT THE ONLY ONES WHO FEEL A CERTAIN WAY

Dudley: I want them to feel like they can relate it to their own life

Chip: ENERGIZED AND  HAPPY

Brian: To have people moved by their interpretation of how the music moves them and makes them feel.

Bill: Excited and want to hear more

Major influences: Who put you on this path?

Kelleigh:I DONT REALLY LET PEOPLE INFLUENCE ME…I AM WHO I AM AND  I DONT KNOW…..

Dudley: Early on my uncle David and his local band, and my first guitar teachers one was Jerry Perron father of Bella Perron of Plush, he always has such a drive to be immersed in music in his life, it really inspired me to pursue my dreams.

Chip: I guess the band put me on this path in some ways

Brian: My Mother who introduced and taught me how to play piano and an uncle who gave me my first acoustic guitar at the age of 13

Bill: The music as a young kid put me on the path

If you had to flee the country as a band, where would you choose to live?

Kelleigh: SWITZERLAND   POLITICALLY NEUTRAL

Dudley: Id stay and fight Live free or Die

Chip: AUSTRALIA I ALWAYS WANTED TO PLAY DOWN UNDA

Brian: Australia or Scotland

Bill: England Love the accent

What’s the ‘wow factor’ that makes YOU decide which songs to keep, record and release?

Kelleigh: HONESTLY.I NEED TO BE VERY COMFORTABLE WITH THE LYRICS AND VOCAL RANGES… CAN I RELATE TO ANY OF IT…

Dudley: for me it’s a birthing process it might be a certain hook a melody I can’t get out of my head or really intense lyrics

Chip: I just go with the Songs with energy that move you, have special meaning.flow

Brian: Songs with energy that move you, have special meaning

Bill: Some sound cool. Some don’t. Lol.

What’s the most hilarious band memory you can think of?

Kelleigh: I DONT KNOW… SORRY

Dudley: Kels being too modest I would say the early day stop at the Golden Banana where kel Got an eyeful

Brian: Trying to squeeze everyone into a small photo booth to take silly face pictures before taking the stage

Bill: Too many to list. Lol.

What would be the title of the band’s biography?

Kelleigh: Behind the Illusion

Chip: Walking out of hell with a handbasket

Brian: Walking out of hell..the long road home

Bill: Why am I just a misfit

What’s the next milestone you’d like to achieve as a band?

Kelleigh: Some mini-tours

Dudley: next couple of goals, Nationwide radio okay, and play the biggest two civic centers in our state even as an opening act

Chip: nonstop gigs

Brian: To share the stage with more world touring bands.

Bill: Continue to tour bigger places

Until we meet again,

Chelf

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