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Band Members
Jim Rogers - Bass
Joe Johnson - Guitar
Kevin Martin - Guitar
Rusty Jackson - Vocals
Mick Hollywood - Drummer


When did band form and is this original line up?


2015 and there have been many member changes before we got to this line up.


Do you remember how the idea of forming the band first came up?


Kevin and Joe were in another band together and when it broke up they decided they werre not done yet


How would you categorize the style of the band?


Rock


What image do you want to convey to your fans?


Good memories of good music with good people and always being approachable


Who are your influences and how have they shaped the sound of the band?


Too many to count so we use each as influence


Let’s talk a little about your latest album. What ar3e the listeners in store for with this release?


Diversity of style and something for everyone


Where did you record you latest release at?


Babbylon Sound, Memphis, TN


Producers are a very important factor. Who did use to produce?


Micheal Babb recorded, produced and mastered


Does the entire band contribute to the writing process?


Kevin writes most of the music and Joe writes most of the lyrics but the entire band works on arrangements and each member puts their own personal spin to make it kick ass


How  do you feel the band has evolved musically and personally over the last year?


The music flows naturally and personally we have grown into a tight knit family


Where do you draw inspiration for the songs you write?


Life in general


How important do you rate the lyrical side of you music?


Very important we want our listeners to be evoked by the music


What are your current tour plans? If any?


Currently working on that


Describe your live performances.


Energenic and spontaneous and connecting with the crowd


Do you see as we do that most local radio rarely support up and coming new bands or even more local bands just starting out?


Yes unless they pay its hard to get play


What do you think of the music industry right now?


At an impasse


Did you find it hard to break into the business and what was the biggest obstacle you had to overcome?


Exposure and finding musicians that are serious about the music


Tell us your thoughts on the local music scene


Need more venues that support local bands


Are there any new and upcoming bands you are into?


Seeking Seven, Affliction of the Absent, Semantic Shift


How has social media impacted your band?


Positively have met some great people and made some incredible fans


Where can readers find you on the web?


www.caggingelliott.com

Facebook, Instagram, reverbnation


What equipment is the band using and do you have any endorsements currently?


peavey 3120

Mesa road king cab

Sennheiser wireless

Hartke sans amp

Fender Bass

Orange

Peavey cabs

Epiphone Guitars

Ibanez Guitars

Schecter Guitars

Ernie Ball Strings

DR Spider Bass Strings

Tama Drums

Zildjian Cymbals

Vater Sticks

No endorsements at this time


Any last comments?


Thank for having us here and we hope to rock your faces off in a town near you soon!