Tenderhooks Sheds More Light on Self And Latest Single ‘Palace Pier’

Hi guys, fasten your seatbelts for an exciting trip into the world of Tenderhooks, that rock/pop group, who originated from Brighton, UK. They’re breaking new grounds once again with their brand-new jam named “Palace Pier’ and you should take this chance to indulge in their originality and high power of music.

“Palace Pier” – is a great example of a typical summer love story filmed at the marvelous place that Brighton Palace Pier. See you on that trip with love and deportation in your hearts – that’s exactly what this track is about. Under the leadership of Markus, Charl, Mike, and Andy, Tenderhooks has created a sound that is new yet manages to blend rock, pop, ska, and other styles together.

In this chitchat, we’re analyzing every part of Tenderhooks’ world from roots to their artistic process and everything in between. These guys are telling their tales during the process, giving their struggles and tips on how they overcome them. Through jam sessions to recording sessions, this is how they’re making magic behind the scenes.

Therefore, settle in and be ready to entertain with us Tenderhooks. We’ll share tips on inspiration, obstacles, and what is ahead next. It is going to be a great experience, so sit back and just enjoy the ride! Buckle up and get ready for the Tenderhooks ride – the music is sizzling hot, the vibe is always cool, and anything can happen.Let’s do this!

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What is your stage name

Is there a story behind your stage name?
I wrote a screen play about a band called Tenderhooks. A play on tenterhooks.
The band never got signed in the film and the film never got made.

Where do you find inspiration?
Everything around me. The way we are destroying our planet, wars that are raging, our lack of success and love. Plenty of ammo there.

What was the role of music in the early years of your life?
Mum started me on piano. In school I played clarinet. In New York I bought an alto sax. Now I busk with a Hagstrom acoustic guitar.

Are you from a musical or artistic family?
Mum played great piano. Great sight reader which I am not!

Who inspired you to be a part of the music industry?
I’m an actor so being on stage and performing was never an issue. Getting good songs together started in my early 40s.

How did you learn to sing/write/to play?
Writing came late, playing was always there, singing wasn’t and still isn’t that great. Now we have Charl singing the newer material.

Writing came late, playing was always there,

What was the first concert that you ever went to and who did you see perform?
The Clash. Hastings Pier

How could you describe your music?
Eclectic. Uplifting and entertaining. Something there for everyone

Describe your creative process.
Sometimes a lyric but mostly and chord progression. I write on piano and guitar.

What is your main inspiration?
Trying to be a success.

What musician do you admire most and why?
David Bowie. His varied writing styles and great look.

Did your style evolve since the beginning of your career?
Not really. We still play in tiny venues to very few people so how can we evlove.

Who do you see as your main competitor?

What are your interests outside of music?

If it wasn’t a music career, what would you be doing?
I’m retired so, kicking back and playing a bit more golf.

What is the biggest problem you have encountered in the journey of music?
Everything is a problem if you don’t have success.

If you could change one thing in the music industry, what would it be?
Stop cover bands and tribute acts

Why did you choose this as the title of this project?
We live in Brighton and it’s a love story set on the Palace Pier in Brighton

What are your plans for the coming months?
Try and get a gig.

Do you have any artistic collaboration plans
I work with Charl who is now in the band. Great producer/singer/guitarist

What message would you like to give to your fans?
What fans?

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My name is Mister Styx and I'm a music blogger and an HVAC Engineer. I'm passionate about all kinds of music, from rock to hip-hop, Jazz, and Reggae as a matter of fact I am always eager to hear new sounds as music has no barrier, and I'm always looking for new sounds to explore. Hop on lets go fetch for some new sounds!

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