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A Pocket Sized Sun
A Pocket Sized Sun
We are A Pocket Sized Sun from Berlin (Germany). We are: Ju - 8-String-Guitar, grunts, voice Jakob - 8-String-Guitar, snarls, singing Daniel - Drums, singing Johannes - Bass
Tell me about your history? How did you get where you are now?
Events of interesst in their correct order: - End 2010: Daniel and Jakob meet again after years and decide to found something new. - End 2011: Throught Jakobs girfriend Ju is discovered. He is a bass-player, but after some beer he decides to play the guitar. - Ju has the idea of buying 8-String-Guitars, the sonic-raping is about to begin. - later in 2011: Ju brings Johannes into the band, he plays bass and sticks with it. - The band enters a bunker in south-berlin and calls it "rehearsal-room". - They chose to call themselves A Pocket Sized Sun - October 2011: The band records it's first promo-record together with sound-engineer Thomas Gutmann.
Have you performed live in front of an audience? Any special memories?
Still working on it ;)
Your musical influences
Mostly classic thrash, death and power metal stuff. Think Nevermore, Carcass, Megadeth, Arch Enemy, old In Flames, Mastodon......continue yourself ;)
What equipment do you use?
Blackstar amplification, Engl-Pre-Amps, 4x12 cabinets (one Ibanez, one Customized), Trace-Elliot-Bass-Amplification, Shure-Mics, Meinl-Drums, Boss/MXR/Tech-21-Effects