Aleyce Simmonds Interview
Aleyce Simmonds is a up and coming singer songwriter who I reckon is gonna be one of the biggest country singer songwriters in this country. So read on why you should get a copy of Pieces Of Me for your cd collection.
The album is available in all good record stores, itunes, bigpond music etc.
1. Are you happy with the response to the
album so far?
I’m blown away! Releasing music,
especially music that you’ve written yourself is very close to your heart so
when people actually like it, it’s such a relief!
What has been the inspiration for the
I drew inspiration
from pretty much every facet of my life. Family, love, friends, every day
3. How did it feel to
win Telstra Road to Tamworth?
It was a life
changing experience. I was all set to study to be a music teacher at the Sydney
Conservatorium and ended up flying to Nashville Tennessee to record my first
4.. How did the development deal with Sony BMG Music help with your career?
It gave me the
opportunity to develop my craft as a singer/songwriter and my own ‘style’.
I met lots of people
that still give me guidance today.
5. What inspires you
when writing your songs?
A little bit of
everything. Imagination certainly plays a part also but mostly things that I
see, feel, do, hear about etc.
5. How the internet
& social media played a part in getting your music out there?
It has certainly made it a lot easier
to interact with and share my music with people all over the world! It’s very
What have you learned from writing with
Writing with many
different writers has shown me many different approaches to songwriting, it has
been great because I’ve molded my approach now to include different things and
ways that I thought were effective.
7. What do you hope the
album will do for your music career?
I hope that it will
lay a foundation for what I hope will be a successful career for me as a
8. What advice can you
give to somebody wanting to make a music career?
Believe!!! It’s not
an easy career, it’s lots of hard work but the successes (even the tiny ones)
are soooooo amazing!!
9. Who has been your
greatest help with your music so far?
My family, they never stop believing in
me. Also my Producer and Sony, the guidance that they gave me was priceless.
10. What is next for
Touring this beautiful country, trying to make sure as many
people as possible hear my music!