The Patrick Lew Sound (Part 2): When Silent Minister was disestablished in 2005, Patrick Lew began a new way of fusing his sound and music altogether by using Electronics especially since he could use modern music creation technology to back up a musical arrangement due to limited skills on instruments on drums and bass. He founded his current project Band of Asians and began experimenting more into creating original sounds in his music.
This was partially influenced by The Beatles, whom Patrick Lew was a life-long fan of. At this stage, Lew had stopped touring full-time as a musician like The Beatles and fully focused on...
I strive to be myself and stand out from my Asian peers.: In my culture, we're basically taught to be the norm and to be like everybody else. For me, I just want to stand out from the rest and be myself.
One non-Asian person once told me, I'm one of the nicest open-minded Asian guys they've witnessed in their area. I try to be more open and nicer than the average Asian person would be. Plus I have rock and roll in my genes.