You can listen to Spiderbite at the bottom of the page.
You are set to release your first single 'Spiderbite', can you tell me a little bit about the single?
“Yea! It’s a song about the type of relationship you have with someone that is poisonous but you can’t stay away.”
Who have influenced you and how would you say this has sharped your sound and style?
“Oasis, Radiohead, The Pixies. We fell in love with these bands because they wrote songs fearlessly and were unapologetic about their sound and style. We feel the same when we make music.
Why do you think people should check out your new single?
‘Well you don’t have to…but if you want to we think it’s a good song.”
What do you want to achieve as Blacktop Queen?
“We want to put out the best recordings we can and have great tours!”
What do you think sets you apart from other bands and artists on the scene?
“We really don’t try and compare ourselves to other bands or concern ourselves too much with what other people are doing. Just trying to do what we do.”
Tell me one fact about the band that your don't think your fans will know.
“Omar plays more video games than he does anything else.”
Along with your single release what does 2016 hold for the band?
“We are writing, recording, looking to tour and release music this year so this initial release is just the very beginning of a very busy year for us.”
Do you have anything you are most looking forward to this year?
“Getting on Tour!”
Describe the band in three words.
“BLACK TOP QUEEN”