Clyan Hall


My brother (Marshall) and i got together with Paul Reed in grade school as a 3 pc band. when we did a benefit for Fairview Hospital, Paul got sick early in the set. our audience was a few hundred mentally ill/ retarded patients. he blew chunks on stage. his mom starting to grab his set, and i said for her to leave it there...she said can i play them? i said i'm going to have to learn them REAL QUICK!!







What is music to you? What does it give you?

music is many things to me... mood changer ...both listening and playing/recording. it's given many things to me... also.....mostly good

What is your music dream?

being part of a a grammy winning project.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

oil/gas to solar .

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

back in the ussr

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Taylor Swift (her numbers and awards speak for themselves!!!), lifehouse, ariana g. lynyrd skynyrd (old and new...ronnie, johnny, gary, ricky m, a p , mad hatter, ian evans, billy powell , keys, alan, steve, cassie,hughie, dale,carol, honketts, michael cartellone, bob b, sparkey, johnny colt, peter keys earth, wind and fire,lifehouse, m.jackson, b b king, , dieantwood, g g dolls, and of course beatles/stones, haircut 100, b/z marley, HONK, tony bennett, little kim, wendy ho, bruno mars, blah blah blah blah blah b supremes, jefferson starship, airplane, drone, prince, blah blah blah blah

What inspires you to make music?

listening to, free time, good musicians,

What is the message you want to send with your music?

down through the ages, your need to be free, when you feel good about giving, thats when you'll be (free) songs have different meanings to each of us, and some can take us back in time (flashbacks) some songs are TIMELESS, priceless, and are more powerful than alcohol, drugs, dictators, gangs, only a handful of songs give up secrets of our of them (to me) is a thousand years

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?


How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

not like earlier times.....if there is such a thing

What do you think of Drooble?

think....i try not to............have not been on the site long enough to give opinion

What frustrates you most as a musician?

all the wasted talent out there.......

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

as much as i can afford to .........

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

empathy, compassion, creativity, personal and social skills, patience, desire, a keen eye for a good promoter, manager, (studio) engineer,, sound reinforcement people., detail oriented, a work ethic, to name a few. oh....versatility helps, and to realize music is a team effort .....not just your bandmates but also the (hero's) mentioned above. they will make you or break you. its a lot like team sports . the acknowledgement is slightly different (trophy- award) . try doing it all yourself ....rots of of luck!! good relations with y o u r custodial guardian is likely a must. too. you are only as good as the people you surround yourself with. you cant soar with eagles if your hanging around turkeys....gobble gobble.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

honk, haircut 100, angel cougarfoot, mike berry, lee mccoy, kevin darian