Welcome to the Drooble page of Onno Kestens, founder of YouTube Channel 60 Second Guitar Lessons and writer of music by Platones.
What is music to you? What does it give you?
Relaxation, challenging, social, and fun!
What is your music dream?
Playing guitar, teach guitar, play in a band (or two).
If you could change the world - what would you start with?
Give everyone a instrument for choice!
Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?
'Till The End' by Toto.
Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?
There are a lot... For now: Kurt Vile, John Scofield, Michael Åkerfeldt, Tom Petty, Agnes Obel.
What inspires you to make music?
Go on mind-off modus.
How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?
Like a human.
How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?
Drooble is very nowadays.! Artist could get paid better by iTunes and Spotify.
What do you think of Drooble?
What frustrates you most as a musician?
When a string snaps.
Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?
Ofcourse! Join gigs, buy vinyl.
What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?
Get the right people together or be an all-rounder.
Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.
Yama, Platones, Major Mitchell, Ojos de Brujo