Q and A with IoniaAugust 21, 2014
Ionia is a rock band out of New York who has been gaining steam with the release of their latest EP. The band is made up of Blaze Beyhan on vocals, Omer “Ome” Wald on guitar, and drummer Vince Quinones. Check out what the guys had to say when they chatted with BareBones Ent.
BS: How did Ionia come together?
Ionia: Through trial and tribulation .
BS: What bands or artists have inspired the music that you make?
Ionia: Brand new, thrice, the killers, the 1975, kings of leon, deftones, etc
BS: What is something about you that might surprise fans?
Ionia: We don’t drink or do drugs.
BS: What do you feel has been your biggest accomplishment so far as a band?
Ionia: Writing music together that we are proud of, not giving up.
BS: You recently released a video for “Captain Humility” what was it like making that video?
Ionia: Hard work, but a great challenge.
BS: How have people responded to the song and video?
Ionia: It’s been great, people are loving it and the ep and video are doing well for the most part.
BS: With that your EP by the same title just came out also. We thought it was good; how have others responded to it?
Ionia: They seem to be digging it,
BS: What are your plans on playing shows to support the release?
Ionia: We are preparing for a tour at the end of summer.
BS: If you could go on tour with any band who would it be and why?
Ionia: Brand new, Because there awesome and we have been fans forever,
BS: What is your best advice for fans coming out to an Ionia show?
Ionia: Keep an open mind. We are in this together.
BS: Anything else you would like to say to your fans?
Ionia:We love you, keep fighting for what you believe In,