Artist Interview: Aeryk Bacon
Tell us about yourself and your music
I’m 22 years old and I make music in my free time such as instrumentals, covers and originals I Been Making Music Since 2016 I started out on programs such as Garage Band and mix pad and then I started out doing covers. I Do Different genres like trap emo rap and rock and singer-songwriter.
Talk to us more about your latest release
My new EP Young and the Reckless is out now it was inspired by Emo Rap artist like Nothing Nowhere little Peep. if You like the type of music you will love my ep its very dark I deal with topics like depression and death
What inspired you to write this release?
Growing up I know people who were dealing with depression and anxiety I also kind of deal with it too as well I was too scared to cover these topics hopefully someone will come up to me about how it helps the theme to be happy hopefully I reach out kids teens and adults
Any plans to release a video?
at this point no plans at the moment
As an indie artist, how do you brand yourself and your music to stand out from the rest of the artists out there?
I Try Not to brand myself at this point I can say I sound very similar to Nothing, Nowhere and xxxtentacion but I wanna try to stay original as much as I can
Who have you been listening to lately?
Nothing, Nowhere Fall Out Boy, Twenty One Pilots Nat & Alex Wolff and Four years strong I like a lot of Pop Punk, EMO and Some Rap like Run the Jewels
Tell us about your passions
Breakfast and trying to stay up to date with the news that’s pretty much it I’m not really a morning person
What else is happening next in your world?
Nothing Really I have also been trying to get into acting as well but right now I’m busy working on music. and been trying to save up money by working at a full-time job
Thanks for an awesome interview, Aeryk!