plz mack - interview
1. Tell us your rap name and where are you from?
I’m Plz Mack from New Jersey.
2. What made you start making music?
Just growing up being surrounded by the sounds of my family, all types of music influenced me. I love them all.
3. Who are your influences?
It’s hard to say.. Good Charlotte, Arctic Monkeys, Lil Wayne, Yung Lean, Joey Bada$$. They sculpted my early understanding of music.
4. What is your take on the underground rap scene right now?
The scene is both beautiful and disturbing, so many awesome sounds coming out but many harsh realities come with it.
5. What are your goals for 2019 regarding music?
I’m working on finishing my album and dropping a few singles.
6. You have 1 person to thank who would it be?
My brother for inspiring me to create music.
7. What is your process for recording music ?
I like to play and listen to a lot of music before recording.
8. Any upcoming projects or singles fans should be getting ready for?
I have a song called Sunkist that will be dropping sometime in December.
9. What is your favorite part about being an artist/musician/rapper?
Connecting with people, inspiring, having somebody feel something from my music is a beautiful thing.
10. What impact do you want to have on the world?
I just want to leave a mark on some people in a positive way, help them in some way. Whether emotionally or physically.
11. What are your ambitions with music is this just a hobby or is this a full blown 24/7 lifestyle your embodying?
Right now I’m doing anything I can to be able to make music all the time.
12. Who is your favorite artist in the rap game right now and why?
I really love Roddy Ricch his songs are very diverse and full of energy.
13. What does the music you create make you feel?
Bliss, but also a lot of anxiety.
14. why is music so important and dear to your heart ?
My upbringing, but I also believe music affects the soul and mind, it’s a very powerful thing.
15. Taking this as a passion what works best with you for endeavors you may face (regarding to music)?
Remembering it’s a passion and art.. nothing else should affect my perception of it. There are so many external forces.
16. whats your best collaboration experience with another artist or producer?
A few to name would be NewGothCity, Neako, and Vallie.
17. who does all of your cover art or do you make your own?
A little bit of both, I have a lot of sources, I love finding new styles of art.
18. who makes most of your beats or production?
19. who is one artist you wish to work on music with and why?
Young Thug, I love him.
20. who is one producer you wish to work with and why?
There are so many. One I’d love to work with is Yung Sherman, his style is very ambient and unique.
21 do you have any upcoming shows in the next couple months ?
Not yet, just preparing a lot.
22 for people who havent heard of you what sets you apart from other artists?
That’s a tough question, I feel one of a kind and very versatile, but I’d let other people decide.
23 at the end of the day what does music mean to you ?
Everything. It’s my light and my peace in the world.
24. Any live shows or projects you got coming up?
Soon my project will be done and a few shows, but I can’t give a date just yet.
25. Where can the people that checked out this interview find you?
PlzMack on all platforms, soundcloud, and instagram.