We caught up with INHEAVEN before their upcoming show at The Deaf Institute this February. See what they had to say & check out their ‘Tracks On Tour’ playlist below!
When did you first start making music?
We started the band in 2015 but we have all been writing music since we were teenagers.
What is your favourite song to play live?
Baby’s Alright or Treats
What is your favourite album of all time?
We have loads. Raw Power by Iggy Pop, Heroes by Bowie, London Calling by The Clash .
Who would you most like to collaborate with?
Don’t they say you should never meet you heroes? Although working with Mick Jones would be kind of cool..
What should people expect at one of your gigs?
It’s loud and unlike anything else .
What’s the best gig you’ve ever been to?
We saw a secret Fat White Family show a few years ago and it was biblical .
What music icons inspire your sound today?
We take inspiration from culture, art and cinema more than we do from specific musical icons. But our go to bands for inspiration are The Velvet Underground, Sonic Youth and REM.
What music did you listen to growing up?
The punk movement has always inspired us .
What was the last piece of music you bought?
Shame’s new album Songs of Praise .
What 4 songs you can’t stop listening to right now?Access All Areas / INHEAVEN / interview