Wade Gunkel

My band, Left of Nowhere is a guitar driven rock band from the Chicago area.






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

Music is life!

What is your music dream?

To be recognized for my music.

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


Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Mr Crowley

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Anything or anyone rock!

What inspires you to make music?


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

Just good songs for your earholes. No messages, just good music.

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

In control.

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

Better than ever. The world has gotten much easier to access with technology.

What do you think of Drooble?

Very cool! I'm listening to the radio as I do this and the music is international and really diverse.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

The scene. yuk.

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

Yes. Support your local musicians!

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

Good songs. Nothing happens without good songs.

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

Left of Nowhere! Convoy, Spyderbone