Artist Interview: Bimz Barley
Tell us about yourself and your music
Hi, My name is “Bima Krysnawan” and “Bimz Barley” is my stage name, I’m a DJ/Producer
From Jakarta, Indonesia. And kind of music that I made is the electronic dance music.
Talk to us more about your latest release
The latest music that I made recently is released by Eleonor records. They made me an album for it and called #SMN (The name of my newest album). And the new album is having more than one genre, it has an electro house, deep house, and dance genre. I had a preview of my album on my Soundcloud page.
What inspired you to write this release?
It was really hard to answer this one because so many artists that inspired me to write this release such as Major Lazor, Kygo, Dj Snake, Valenthino Khan, and much more.
Any plans to release a video?
For now, I only release a footage video when I was performing in the club and music festival on my Youtube channel. And I hope I can release my music video as soon as possible.
Any plans to hit the road?
Yes, I had a gig in this February 2017 in Jakarta. And I’m still looking for the international tour concert and I hope I can have it soon.
As an indie artist, how do you brand yourself and your music to stand out from the rest of the artists out there?
It’s really hard to stand out from the rest of the artists out there, but I will keep work hard by making a new music and mixing the great music to keep stand out from the rest of the artists.
Who have you been listening to lately?
I’m listening to The Chainsmokers lately, I really love the new music that they’re made lately.
Tell us about your passions
I’m working as an entrepreneur besides music, so I have to work in my daily morning and making music at night. And sometimes I’m working as a ghost producer too for new talents that need my help.
What else is happening next in your world?
Honestly, I’m still curious and still waiting for what will happen next in my world hahaha. Because the future is full of surprise.
Thanks for an awesome interview, Bima!