#MissguidedDiscovered: SNBRN

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28 Apr, 2017

With 157k followers and over 47 million plays on SoundCloud, we caught up with SNBRN before he made his debut at Coachella to talk musical inspo, what’s on the agenda for 2017 and advice for aspiring artists looking for a breakthrough

DK SNBRN Kevin Chapman

What does a day in the life of SNBRN look like?

Wake up around 10:30am walk and get coffee, hit the gym, studio, get sushi, more studio, rinse, and repeat

When did you first realise you wanted to make music?

Mid-college I realised I hated doing Film and was looking for an outlet. I started producing in my spare time and one day I was like I wanna make this my career and haven’t looked back since.

How would you describe your sound?

Deep, Funky, Sexy House

What’s the best gig you’ve ever played?

Electric Forest 2 years ago

If you could collaborate with anyone who would it be and why?

Moby, for sure, always looked up to that dude – pure legend.

Who did you listen to growing up?

Loads of Punk, Reggae and Rap in my teens, but I also loved Fatboy Slim

Who’s your biggest musical inspiration?

It was seeing Justice for the first time, after that I was like, “How can I get to do that?”

What’s your guilty pleasure track?

Ja Rule – ‘Living it Up’

What’s the last album you listened to all the way through?

RÜFÜS DU SOL – ‘Bloom’

What’s been your career highlight/proudest moment?

The day I got the call that Nate Dogg’s estate cleared ‘Gangsta Walk’

Who’s the coolest person you’ve worked with so far?

Joe from Coyote Kisses, that dude is on another planet!

Who are you listening to at the moment?

Currently listening to Carl Cox Ultra 2017 set.

What advice do you have for aspiring artists trying to break into the industry?

Be original, stay true to yourself and, as hard as things get, don’t ever give up.

You can only listen to one album for the rest of your life, what is it?

Pink Floyd – The Wall

What’s on the agenda for the rest of 2017?

Continue North America tour, big collaboration with Coyote Kisses and possible Europe/Australia

SNBRN DJ Gig

Wanna know more? Check out his insta @SNBRNMUSIC

and listen to his tracks on SoundCloud…