Daily Discovery: Wild Cub, “Colour”
BMI’S 2012 ROAD TO BONNAROO CONTEST WINNER
ARTIST: Wild Cub
BIRTHDATE: November 2011
BIRTHPLACE: Nashville, TN
AMBITIONS: Soundtrack for late night drive, on repeat.
TURN-OFFS: Songwriter rounds, sunglasses on stage, festival panels on “cracking the music biz via social media”
TURN-ONS: Sade, Jensen Sportag, SBTRKT, Chairlift, James Blake, The XX, Twin Shadow
DREAM GIG: Your car stereo after you just dropped her off. 2 A.M.
CELEBRITY CRUSH: Michelangelo Antonioni
DREAM VACATION: A set at Coachella, following the Everything But The Girl reunion and just before the Prince headlining slot. DJing with Classixx at a pool party afterwards.
THINGS THAT MAKE ME FEEL SEXY: Minimalism
THE BOOK THAT CHANGED MY LIFE: The Moviegoer by Walker Percy while listening to Goldmund’s “In A Notebook”.
I NEVER LEAVE THE HOUSE WITHOUT: A vintage soviet watch, freshly wound.
I WROTE THIS SONG:
Wild Cub will perform at Bonnaroo this year in the Troo Music Lounge on Saturday, June 9 – 2:40 PM. Stream “Colour” and more music from the boys at American Songspace.