When you think
about Detroit and music a sound comes to mind. Add in an
era - the 60's and Motown is all over your AM dial. The
late 70's and you might think of The Silver Bullet Band.
My assertion of course is that Detroit has left an imprint on
the music industry many times and in many ways. If you'll
forgive a somewhat topical jest, perhaps it's something in the
water! Irrespective of reason, Detroit has been the
beginning of too many bands and too many sounds to write it
all off as coincidence.
is aware of Detroit's legacy and is about to add to it.
Last August they released "State of Mind" on Wind-up Records
and soon after hit the road. There's is a tragic tale of
hard work, tragic loss, perseverance and resurrection.
Citizen Zero’s road has been more bumpy than most but those
bumps have a way of strengthening a band. You’ll hear
that unmistaken strength on “State of Mind.”
I caught up with Josh LeMay, Sammy
Boller, John Dudley and Sam Collins of Citizen Zero at NAMM
and this is what happened…