We not too long ago reviewed Daisy Briggs’ new single, ‘It’s Good Realizing You‘, and felt it was time we had a chat with this up and coming artist about her music and her influences.
How large 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 received into nation music by listening to Clint Black, Gretchen Wilson, Brad Paisley, and George Strait. Taylor made me wish to write songs that made women really feel much less alone, for positive, and construct a group round my music. My favourite songs by her are as follows: “Tim McGraw”, “Fearless”, and “All Too Nicely.”
What different artists have been influential in making you the singer songwriter you’re at this time?
Sam Hunt and Ernest are main influences for me as a result of their songwriting is so catchy and tells tales so extremely nicely. Hardy can also be an enormous inspiration for me. They’re bucket listing co-writers for me.
Your newest single, ‘Good Realizing You’, is an anthem for anybody who’s preventing again after a breakup – is it based mostly on private expertise?
It’s completely based mostly on private expertise! It wasn’t actually a few breakup per say, it was a type of “we’re not courting, however we’re greater than buddies” conditions — if you understand what i imply. It was a few interval in my life the place I actually favored this man who lived a a lot sooner paced life than me, and I used to be driving myself within the floor attempting to maintain up as a result of I needed to spend time with him. my buddies have been his buddies, and vice versa, so it was laborious to flee. I used to be out til early mornings (fully sober, I’ll add) nevertheless it nonetheless wasn’t wholesome for me, and I spotted some individuals have been poisonous for me, and I wanted to chop them out. I even have recognized anxiousness, and this track can also be about that for me. as a result of anxiousness for me presents itself as this voice in my head that tells me i’m not ok, ‘NKY’ is a track about attempting to say goodbye to that voice and never care what individuals assume. 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’ve for anybody who’s beginning out in music? What have you ever realized in your journey that you simply be at liberty to share with others?
Be your self could be my greatest recommendation. don’t examine your self! I fall into this entice a lot, however I notice that if all of us sounded the identical or wrote the identical songs, that may 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 reveals. i additionally launched merch that i designed myself, so test that out if you happen to haven’t.
Do you’ve 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 🙂
Watch the music video for ‘Good Realizing You’ right here, and discover out extra about Daisy Briggs and her music on-line on her web site, Fb, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.