EMQ’s with FRONTBACK
Hi Everyone. Welcome to our new EMQ’s interview with Swedish Catchy Hard Rock band Frontback! Huge thanks to Vocalist/Rhythm Guitarist Anlo Front for taking part!
What is your name, what do you play and can you tell us a little bit about the history of the band?
My name is Anlo Front and I’m the Lead Singer and Rhythm Guitarist in Frontback!
The band has released two albums “Born With A Secret” and “Heart Of A Lion”. We have been playing some of the biggest Festivals and Venues in Sweden and also been an opening act for bands such as Heat, Bullet & Status Quo.
How did you come up with your band name?
It’s from my last name “Front”.
What country are you from and what is the metal scene like there?
Sweden, there are great festivals in this country but not so many rock club venues anymore.
What is your latest release? (Album, EP, Single or Video)
The album “Heart Of A Lion” (2017).
Who have been your greatest influences?
We have a lot of different influences but for the Frontback sound it’s more like Foo Fighters, Royal Republic, Green Day.
What first got you into music?
My brother played in a band and I was shy so it was a great way to get a little bit cooler 😉
If you could collaborate with a current band or musician who would it be?
Dave Grohl from the Foo Fighters would be awesome!
If you could play any festival in the world, which would you choose and why?
Rock in Rio, a lot of people around the world travel to join the party!
What’s the weirdest gift you have ever received from a fan?
If you had one message for your fans, what would it be?
Let’s play rock n roll!
If you could bring one rock star back from the dead, who would it be?
What do you enjoy the most about being a musician? And what do you hate?
To be able to play live, love to sing and to hang out with the fans!
The worst thing is that you’re always tired since it’s always late nights!
If you could change one thing about the music industry, what would it be?
More venues to play at!
Name one of your all-time favourite albums?
Foo Fighters – “Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace”
What’s best? Vinyl, Cassettes, CD’s or Downloads?
What’s the best gig that you have played to date?
Sweden Rock 2018
If you weren’t a musician, what else would you be doing?
I would be a makeup artist!
Which five people would you invite to a dinner party?
Dead or alive? I decide 😉
Dave Grohl, Freddie Mercury, Billie Joe Armstrong, Gwen Stefani and Joan Jett!
What’s next for the band?
We have recorded our 3rd album and will release it this fall, we are very excited about it!
What Social Media/Website links do you use to get your music out to people?
Thank you for your time!
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