Phil Meers








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

Music gives me peace, emotion, sadness and happiness.

What is your music dream?

To make people happy through music.

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

Making the rules for politicians.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Heard It Through the Grapevine - Marvin Gaye.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

To many to list, but some are Genesis, Phil Collins, ACDC, Queen, JJ Cale, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Neil Young, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Tom Petty and the Hwrtbreakers

What inspires you to make music?


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

Peace and goodwill to all people and animals.

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

Nervous and ecstatic at the same time. Empowered.

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

I don't know. Maybe more venues for live music.

What do you think of Drooble?

It's a great platform for musicians starting out.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

People not listening/talking over others who play.

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

Yes. I host open mic nights in the local area. I also go and see bands/artists in the local area when time permits.

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

Honesty with themselves. Humility, Skill and understanding who the audience are.

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

The Derek Trucks Band. XCan't think of any more that you might not have heard of..