HOT VOX POP QUIZ WITH REVELRY
Who is ...? Where you’re from, how you met, how long have you been playing together etc
Aaron: “We’re Revelry, originally from Guildford. We met when Dungey and I were jamming and Liv burst in the room and gatecrashed the vibe. We’ve known each other…probably too long.”
Who came up with the band name and does it have a story or any meaning behind it?
Liv came up with the name. she was googling words that’s started with R and thought it sounded cool.
If you had to describe the band using just five words, what would they be?
“Aggressive sass driven by riffs”
Who are your biggest influences musically?
Liv: “Royal Blood, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Paramore”
Aaron: “Queens of the Stone Age, Muse and Death From Above ‘79”
Sion: “Dream Theater, Green Day and Robbie Williams”
What’s the band's biggest claim to fame so far?
Liv’s claim to fame: “I mean, I did almost get hit whilst crossing the road in Chiswick by Dara O’Brien?”
If you could go on tour with any current band or artist, who would it be and why?
Liv: “Muse because I just wouldn’t get bored of watching them.”
Aaron: “Vukovi - love them”
Sion: “Ozzy Osbourne… just to hear him be confused all the time”
If you could put your dream team band together consisting of any musicians from the past or present who would the band members be?
Liv: “I would take Paramore and not change a thing. Lol.”
Aaron: “Me, Dungey, Dave Grohl”
Sion: “Robert Plant, Roger Waters, Brian May, Phil Collins & myself on the triangle”
How would you describe your live show to someone who has never seen you perform before?
Liv: “Be prepared to laugh awkwardly at everything I say between songs. But then also be prepared for me to stare into your soul whilst I talk about putting you in the trash.”
Do any of you have any pre-gig or post gig rituals? If so, what and why?
Liv: “Me and Aaron normally have some kind of physical fight. Or I steal sions shoes.”
Aaron: “Looking in the mirror asking myself what I’m doing with my life”
Sion: “I vomit, then I drink, then I play the set, then I drink again, then I vomit again!”
What would your ultimate rider be if you could have anything without being accused of being a diva?
Liv: “Orange callipos…”
Aaron: “Crate of bourbons, pillow and blanket.”
Sion: “10 midgets riding donkeys and a whip.”
This question is for all band members. If we were to browse your music library what is the most embarrassing song we might find? Or who is your guilty pleasure artist?
Liv: “You would see that I listened to The XX- Intro for about 14 hours on repeat whilst struggling to write a dissertation?”
Aaron: “I have a lot of Britney, she’s peng”
Sion: “I unashamedly have Robbie Williams’ entire discography on repeat 24/7.”
Tell us one thing your fans would be really shocked or surprised to hear or learn about the band
Aaron: “Liv is actually female.”
If people want to check you out online where is the best place to go?
“I wouldn’t try our website…it’s s**t. Anywhere else is fine.”
Finally, What does the future hold for the band?
“The future holds our beers while we start a fight with the present.”