Inspired from old British horror movie "The Revenge of Frankenstein" group of talented young boys from Italy decided make the music Band "Frankenstein’s Revenge".
What are they searching and how their music conveys an emotion to its listeners?! Not so fearful interview with not so frightening members of music group "Frankenstein’s Revenge" in May.Life & Live.
Style: Punkenstein / Horror Mosh / punk / hard rock / ska / metal
Members: Raoul Tomaselli, Carlo Paoli, Roberto Di Paola, Mark Crist
From: Viareggio, Italy
ML&L - Welcome in May.Life, Guys! At first tell us about your band.
Frankenstein’s Revenge - The Frankenstein's Revenge band Horror Punk Versiliese, born from 4 guys by the macabre existence in April 2013. The band is formed from:
Frankenstein's Monster (Raoul Tomaselli) on guitar, The Mad Doctor Strech (Carlo Paoli) on bass, The Slimy Igor (Roberto Di Paola) on drum and The Macabre Storytellers (Mark Crist)
on guitar and vocal. The all began when one day 4, fed up with the usual musical monotony around and see all the groups made with "stencil" decided to form a band Horror Punk, a genre not played by many.
Already after one month of their formation, they already debuted with their first live, where they understand that the way music is the right way to follow. At January 2015 the group reach the quote of 50 lives,
very important event for the music career of the band, which will encourage the four boys to invest even more with passion they energy in this dream.
ML&L - When and how did you first become interested in music? How long have you been playing music?
Frankenstein’s Revenge - Since our childhood we were always been actracted by music without get too close to it
untill we take in our hand our first musical instrument There it opened a world capable of expressing our emotions; we play since those days.
ML&L - What inspired you to start writing songs? When did you write your first song?
Frankenstein’s Revenge - The passion for music had grown so much that listen only musici t wasn’t enough for express all the emotions and the euphoria we decide to compose our music.
The first song that we written was ‘’Jeffrey’’ written in 2010 long before the birth of the band; the song was written by all the members of the group during a party.
ML&L - What was the first song that you ever sang? How did it make you feel?
Frankenstein’s Revenge - The first song ever played was "Jeffrey", playing it was a unique emotion, difficult to describe it by words, but is a wonderful emotion that you remember forever.
ML&L - Are you nervous singing live or do you get nervous before a show?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Every one are nervous before a concert, but once on the stage everything goes away and comes the adrenalin and fun.
ML&L - Do you have favorite places or times where you like to write? When is your favourite moment of the day to create your music?
Frankenstein’s RevengeOur favorite place to write songs is the rehearsal studio in the night.
ML&L - What instruments do you play, and which ones do you compose songs with?
Frankenstein’s RevengeIn group we are, bass, drums and two guitars, usually, we use the electric guitar to compose songs.
ML&L - Thinking back to early childhood, what was your first experience with music for the first time like? What song do you remember most as a child?
Frankenstein’s RevengeOur first concert was very funny.
It was in a square in Pietrasanta there was a lot of crowd and they incite us,there under the applauses we understand that the road of music was the right way for us.
We were very nervous before a concert but once on the stage everything goes away and comes the adrenalin and fun.
ML&L - As a child growing up,music surrounds us;so what type of music did you hear the most back then? How does is differ from what you listen to now?
Frankenstein’s RevengeIn our growing the gender i’ve listen the most was hard rock. Today we listen less hard rock and more metal and punk.
ML&L - Do you have a favorite concert? One by someone else?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Our favorute concert was in august 2013 at a pub called “Paranoid”.
In this concert the public sing our songs aloud with us and mosh it was realy a unique emotion and was one of our first concerts.
Frankenstein’s Revenge - Jeffrey
ML&L - What was the first record/CD you ever bought and do you still listen to it?
Frankenstein’s Revenge - Raoul Tomaselli My first CD i’ve ever bought was dark side of the moon by Pink Floyd.
ML&L - Do you have a mentor or inspirational figure in your life?
Frankenstein’s Revenge We don’t have an inspirational figure and the only mentor we have and suggest to us is the public.
ML&L - Does anyone in particular influence your artistic/musical talent?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Each of us is inspired by many different musicians. They are too many to list.
ML&L - What are your musical influences?
Frankenstein’s Revenge In our music you can found a lot different styles the main are : punk, hard rock, metal, ska and rockabilly.
ML&L - What made you first realize you wanted to pursue a career in music?
Frankenstein’s Revenge We realize it during our first concert, when we’ve seen that our feelings our emotions were arrived to the crowd thank to our music,
charging it and retransmitting their charge to us; there we understand that the road of music was the right way to follow.
Frankenstein’s Revenge - Miss Song
ML&L - How did you develop your talents into what they are today?
Frankenstein’s Revenge It wasn’t easy we have to study and play a lot for long time the password is never give up.
ML&L - How would you describe you’re your music for the public audience if they have never seen you before?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Our sound is very cheerful but agresive at the same time it’s like punk with metal influences and it likes a lot to the people.
ML&L - If you had to describe your music is three of four words,what would you call it?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Funny, scary, energic.
ML&L - What would you be doing if you weren't making music?
Frankenstein’s Revenge -Mark Crist If I didn’t make music I would have liked to open a place where I let exibit the bands.
ML&L - Is there a story behind your songs?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Already the name of the group “Frankenstein’s Revenge” anticipates that tells the story through his songs.
The story tells of this vampire called Mark Christ that give life to his stories like the one of a new frankenstein’s monster.
Frankenstein’s Revenge - Fuck You
ML&L - Do you have any bad habits you want to get rid of?
Frankenstein’s Revenge Yes one of our bad habits is we do not give us an attitude,
we write too many songs without completing 100% the previus, in recent years we have solved part of the problem completing all the songs.
ML&L - Do you have any advice for new singers ? What song would you tell them to listen to first and why?
Frankenstein’s Revenge The advices that we can give are a lot but the pricipals are 1: sperimentino; 2: do less cover possible;
3: sustain the other bands and they sustains you; 4: always accept critics and use it at your advantage; 5: NEVER GIVE UP. There isn’t a group the we suggest because all
musicials beautifull but we advice to listen music of the same gender you make.
ML&L - Are there any problems that you have to face and overcome with your own voice that you could share with other singers?
Frankenstein’s Revenge No. We don’t have any voice problem.
ML&L - What can fans expect from your upcoming show?
Frankenstein’s Revenge What fans expert from our show is:good music, a lot of loud, scary moments and twists.
ML&L - Where would you like to see yourself within the next five years as an artist? What are your long-ten career goals?
Frankenstein’s Revenge In the next 5 years we see us on the stages all over the world, playing together with the band our idols;
we also want to help the bands that will be born after us, giving them helpful tips and making them do some shows with us. We want make a lot of world tours, know a lot
of different people and bands and make music our work with which we can give a future to our future families.
ML&L - Thank you guys for your time. Sure that you have a great deal of work ahead of you. May.Life & Live wishes you lot of engine for your music career.