Check out CRYPITUS as they take on the A-Z interview below…
A Song Which Made You Want To Make Music:
Pete: When I was a really young kid I loved doo-wop music so probably Rockin’ Robin.
Zach: Metallica’s master of puppies and Pantera’s Cowboys from Hell.
Joe: Frayed ends of Sanity by Metallica.
Doug: 99 Ways to Die – Megadeth
Best Experience While On Tour:
Pete: Crowd surfing at the Psychostick show we played.
Zach: Our airbnb in Baltimore. I felt really pampered
Joe: Canada is cool.
Doug: We had some amazing beach time in Quincy on this last tour!
Cover you would really like to do?
Pete: Good Mourning/Black Friday by Megadeth
Zach: Toto – Africa
Joe: I don’t like covers that much.
Doug: The Ultra-Violence – Death Angel
Deepest Lyrics One Of Your Songs Features:
Pete: “Now we all live in a world with danger”
Zach: Check out Symphony #1
Doug: “In the dark of the world where they all lay, broken matter, dreams are shatters such disarray.”
Easiest Song You Wrote:
Pete: Symphony #1 because Doug already had it written.
Zach: No such thing
Joe: Doug writes most stuff. Breakdown is easy though.
Doug: Seriously, what are easy songs to write.
Favourite album/single/EP you have released:
Pete: Our demo still kicks some ass.
Zach: Our full length… Not released yet
Joe: We have a demo and a single that are cool.
Doug: Danger is the best yet!
Greatest Show/Festival You Have Played:
Pete: The Psychostick show
Zach: The first time we went to Lewiston Maine. It was fucking nuts.
Joe: I don’t know about greatest but sammys patio in revere beach is cool.
Doug: Im gunna second Zach on this one.
Happiest Moment You’ve Experienced In The Band:
Pete: Getting to make music with my best friends.
Zach: The moment we realized Joe Minard II was in it for the long haul
Joe: Just hanging with friends makes me happy.
Doug: First successful tour!
Interesting Fact About One Of Your Members:
Pete: I was born in Texas.
Zach: Dougles Friends pronounced dug-els friend, and it’s really his real name.
Joe: Zach has lots of puppies
Doug: Zach is the master of most reality.
Jokes You Have In The Band:
Pete: Our song Out of Line is really called Apple Pie
Zach: The cumming of the whale snake… Cumming soon
Doug: Our members hahahah
Kicking Off Your Set Is Best With Which Song:
Pete: Breakdown or Danger
Longest Distance You’ve Travelled To Play A Show:
Pete: 5+ hours to Maine or Connecticut
Zach: Richmond VA. It’s a few hours away
Joe: I can’t remember 5+ hours to a few places.
Doug: Richmond was ten hour hours from home atleast.
Movie That Best Represents The Band:
Pete: Fear and Loathing
Zach: Don’t mess with the Zohan
Doug: Bill and Ted
New Band You’d Recommend:
Joe: An Unction in Braille
Opening For This Band Would Be Ideal:
Pete: Exmortus or Between the Buried and me
Zach: Blotted science
Place You’d Most Like To Tour:
Zach: Singapore…. Hong Kong…. Seoul Sydney
Quote That You’d Like To Pass On To Readers:
Pete: “Never half-ass two things. Whole-ass one thing.”
Zach: Always keep a jar of marbles. Don’t lose them
Doug: Be the creator of your own fate.
Reason For The Title Of Your Recent/Forthcoming Release:
Pete: Our latest single was just the song name “Danger”
Zach: I have no idea
Doug: Our forthcoming is nameless at the moment.
See Us Live At:
Florence Ma 7-19
Wallingford Ct 7-20
Mechanicville Ny 7-21
Auburn Me 7-22
Revere Me 8-24
Rutland Vt 8-25
Richmond Me 9-1
Wallingford Ct 9-7
Burlington Vt 9-29
The First Song You Ever Played Together As A Band:
Pete: Breakdown, I think
Zach: No idea. It was 1 of 5
Joe: I think when I joined we played breakdown first.
Doug: It was one of the songs off the demo.
Pete: We have T-shirts, patches, and stickers. Not that unusual.
Variations You’d Like To Do On Any Of Your Songs:
Pete: We’re always making changes or variations to our songs.
Doug: I’m always down for autobles
Worst Experience On Tour:
Pete: Doug being really hungover.
Zach: Having the owner tell us to leave before the shooting.
Doug: This fucking parking garage in Montreal that were being super shitty to me and ended like taking 30 CAD from me and I never even got a parking spot.
X-rays Or Any Other Treatments For Band Related Injuries:.
Pete: I broke my knee in a mosh pit with Doug and had to get it x-rayed, CT scanned, and drained of 100 ccs of blood. Still played our set that night too.
Doug: I broke Pete’s knee.
Your Favourite Show You’ve Ever Played:
Joe: Too many to name.
Doug: We had a basement show for my 21st Birthday that was pretty wild.
Zoo Animal That Best Describes The Band:
Zach: The duck billed platypus. We’re really unique and we have venomous spurs on our heels
Doug: Monkeys; better keep an eye out for all the shit we are throwing your way!