We just lately reviewed Daisy Briggs’ new single, ‘It’s Good Understanding You‘, and felt it was time we had a chat with this up and coming artist about her music and her influences.
How massive an affect has Taylor Swift had in your life? What are your prime three favorite songs by her?
Taylor Swift undoubtedly influenced me early on, however I wouldn’t say she’s my greatest affect. I actually obtained into nation music by listening to Clint Black, Gretchen Wilson, Brad Paisley, and George Strait. Taylor made me need to write songs that made women really feel much less alone, for positive, and construct a neighborhood round my music. My favourite songs by her are as follows: “Tim McGraw”, “Fearless”, and “All Too Effectively.”
What different artists have been influential in making you the singer songwriter you’re at the moment?
Sam Hunt and Ernest are main influences for me as a result of their songwriting is so catchy and tells tales so extremely effectively. Hardy can also be an enormous inspiration for me. They’re bucket listing co-writers for me.
Your newest single, ‘Good Understanding You’, is an anthem for anybody who’s combating again after a breakup – is it primarily based on private expertise?
It’s completely primarily based on private expertise! It wasn’t actually a couple of breakup per say, it was a type of “we’re not relationship, however we’re greater than associates” conditions — if you understand what i imply. It was a couple of interval in my life the place I actually appreciated this man who lived a a lot quicker paced life than me, and I used to be driving myself within the floor making an attempt to maintain up as a result of I needed to spend time with him. my associates had been his associates, and vice versa, so it was exhausting to flee. I used to be out til early mornings (utterly sober, I’ll add) but it surely nonetheless wasn’t wholesome for me, and I spotted some folks had been poisonous for me, and I wanted to chop them out. I even have identified nervousness, and this track can also be about that for me. as a result of nervousness for me presents itself as this voice in my head that tells me i’m not adequate, ‘NKY’ is a track about making an attempt to say goodbye to that voice and never care what folks suppose. I’ve very a lot been on a journey of engaged on myself, so this EP is a mirrored image on that. I’ll preserve you posted!
What recommendation do you might have for anybody who’s beginning out in music? What have you ever discovered in your journey that you just be happy to share with others?
Be your self could be my greatest recommendation. don’t examine your self! I fall into this lure a lot, however I notice that if all of us sounded the identical or wrote the identical songs, that will be boring and nobody would stick out.
What’s subsequent for Daisy Briggs? What can followers count on?
I hope to launch one other couple of songs this summer time independently. I’d like to signal a publishing deal and begin touring or simply enjoying extra exhibits. i additionally launched merch that i designed myself, so test that out if you happen to haven’t.
Do you might have a favorite model of guitar you want to make use of, and in that case what’s it?
I like my Taylor guitar, however Martin is nice, too.
What query do you want somebody would ask you in an interview however no one ever does? And what’s the reply to that query?
I want somebody would ask me who my songs are about so I may lastly spill the tea 😉 — however I assume I can’t reveal that simply but 🙂