Las Vegas-based melodic hard rock quartet Generation Landslide features Cold Sweat drummer Anthony White out front singing and playing lead guitar and former Lillian Axe drummer Kenny Koudelka behind the drum kit. Singer Anthony White spoke with us and did a Q & A interview session
XS ROCK: Tell me about the latest band news. Any new projects coming out, live shows, or announcements?
Preparing for the next single and music video and getting ready to start playing live shows
XS ROCK: So how long has the band been together?
Off and on for 30 years but in a serious manner for the past couple of years.
XS ROCK: What was your main motivation for originally starting or being in a band?
To share great rock and roll music with the people
XS ROCK: What are your current music career goals?
To keep recording and putting out new music
XS ROCK: Which do you prefer? Writing new songs and recording or playing for a live audience?
Both – they are 2 separate entities and I enjoy doing both of them
XS ROCK: What are your songs’ lyrics about? (What specific themes do they cover?)
Various topics – mostly relationships and awareness issues
XS ROCK: What is the single most important thing to you as a musician?
The ability to make people happy with my songwriting or my playing
XS ROCK: What’s the strangest request that you’ve ever received from one of your fans?
Can’t think of any at the moment
XS ROCK: Are your friends and family supportive of your choice to play in a rock band?
Yes – they have been supportive since i started playing in a band when i was a teenager
XS ROCK: What advice do you have for new bands trying to get started?
Rely on your heart instead of following any trend or fad
XS ROCK: What are your favorite tracks to play live?
Little Miss Lonely and Feel The Sensation
XS ROCK: Which band or artist inspired you to perform? Why?
Kiss – I always felt that they had the best time playing music together
XS ROCK: If you could design a dream tour for your band, who would be on the bill?
Triumph – Thin Lizzy – Y&T
XS ROCK: What do you consider your greatest accomplishment so far?
Performing in Japan and the Monsters Of Rock Festival in Germany
XS ROCK: If you weren’t performing in a band what kind of career do you think you would have?
A Bar owner
XS ROCK: What do you think of the current music scene?
Don’t really follow the current music scene too much
XS ROCK: For anyone who doesn’t know you, what would they be surprised to know about you?
I used to dress up and act like I was in Kiss for a living
XS ROCK: Is there anything that you’d like to promote or say to your fans out there?
Thank You for supporting Generation Landslide, please buy the album at your local record shop or at https://bit.ly/3pX9KRe
XS ROCK: Thanks again for taking the time to talk with us at XS ROCK!
Anthony White – Guitar – Lead Vocals
Jon Swanson – Bass – Background Vocals
Sandy Stein – Guitar – Background Vocals
Ken Koudelka – Drums
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