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Introducing: Westley Holdsworth

Monday 17th August 2015

Emerging local musicians are given two minutes to introduce one of their songs and say whatever they like about themselves and their music.

Westley Holdsworth.

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Name: Westley Holdsworth.

Age: Two years.

Hometown: Auckland, NZ / Ipswich UK. 

Sounds Like: I'm not trying to sound like anything in particular, more trying to see if I can find my own sound and my own way of making music. It's an amalgamation of everything I've experienced and learnt about myself and the world and it's definitely a work in progress.

Musical Guilty Pleasure: There is no guilt in pleasure.

Formative Musical Experience: My mum is a big Motown fan and I feel like that music was always played in my house when I was young and no doubt had some sort of effect on me wanting to pursue music. Although the first time I picked up an instrument was to play in a metal band with some friends in Ipswich. I had no idea what I was doing. That was a long time ago.

Links: Soundcloud / Twitter / Instagram

 



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