Who is Artemis? - An Interview
Interview conducted by: Tristan Howard (Local Visual Artist)
Photography by: Tristan Howard
 
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What are some of your musical influences?

I listen to mostly experimental pop. I’m a big fan of dream pop, and experimental electronica. I feel like the earliest music I heard was tejano music. Which has some really warm synths and drum machines. However I tend to go for darker song qualities.

What kind of sounds have you integrated into you music?

I’ve put a lot of my voice into my music, I use alot of my own voice samples to build my synths. I have also grown a custom to many unorthodox ways of recording. I try to always record from speakers never directly from the instrument.
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Are there any themes or concepts your focusing on?

Lately I’ve been kind of telling stories of events in my mind. But as far as themes I tend to focus on existence and fate. I’m really just trying to create a world of my own through music.

How does your individual style compare to other genres of music?

I like to think that I sort of sound like everybody, I feel like my music is just bits and pieces of what I’ve grown up around and what I’ve learned. I think I’m trying a different aesthetic than what most people are doing right now. I also try not to stay to attached to what I’m doing, I hate stagnation.

Is there any message behind what you do?

That’s a hard question, but I think there indeed is a message. I’ve been really strung up on existence lately. I think people should pay attention to time more, and do what they love, and try not to pay attention to events/people that don’t count. I want everyone to focus on their heart. I think if everyone did that we would have happier minds.
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ARTEMIS” plays this Friday at Hi-Tones!
 
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Got a little turnt tonight with my mom and got to see these wonderful human beings perform. #calicoclub @thegalacticat


Still writing lyrics but this seems groovy


New Music being recorded

ARTEMIS - INTERVIEW

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ARTEMIS - INTERVIEW

Conducted by : Adan Hernandez (Bassist of ) Photo by : John Daniel Nombrana

Who are your musical influences?

I have a huge amount of influences. For singers it would be people like Janis Joplin, Selena, and Grimes, for producers its Holly Herndon, Giorgio Moroder and…

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Me performing “Dreamland”