HOMETOWN: Scarsdale, N.Y.
What’s your instrument of choice and why?
I’ve been playing drums since I was nine. That’s my main instrument. I play guitar for fun.
What are you involved with musically?
I’ve been in Male Call for three years. I have a band called the Lovely Matadors. We just released an EP at thelovelymatadors.bandcamp.com.
Who are your biggest influences?
Bouncing Souls. Latterman. The Avett Brothers. Michael Jackson.
Who have you been listening to lately?
Frightened Rabbit. The National. The Menzingers.
What’s your plan for the future?
I want to always have a band and tour and release music when it’s convenient for me. Music has never been my entire life but I’ve always enjoyed playing it in bands.
Any advice for aspiring musicians?
Don’t think you’re above anything musically. Be open-minded. Just keep playing all of the time.