theaussieword.com chats to Irish/Aussie singer/songwriter ROSSA.
Tell us how it all started. What had you first interested in music?
Coming from a musical family I was the youngest of 7. There would be U2 on the record player coming from one room, A-HA coming from the cassette recorder in the other room and then someone playing the piano in another. On top of all that my mother would be singing in the kitchen and my dad would be writing poetry.
What motivates or influences you in your quest to make great music?
Answer lies in the question. To make great music for the masses is my goal
What are your biggest goals you hope to accomplish as an artist?
Signing a record deal with a major label. From then on it is recording, touring and living the dream.
Success, what is the secret to it?
As I have currently achieved a modest amount of success thus far, it’s hard for me to say but self-belief is the ultimate driving force. I have huge aspirations and want to be successful in the music industry.
What’s been your biggest career highlight so far?
Writing and recording my music professionally and releasing it to the world via social media, radio and live performance. My songs are my pride.
Which stars of the music industry do you find inspiring?
Aaron Bruno (Awolnation). Martin Gore (Depeche Mode). Brendan Perry (Dead Can Dance). Peter Gabriel. Kate Bush. John Lydon. Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails). Continue reading Special Interview: ROSSA