Billy Donald, Rock Interviews
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Billy Donald is the webmaster of the Rock Interviews website and is the drummer of The Occasional Slubs, an unsigned band in Louisville, Kentucky, where Billy currently lives with his Wife, Vicky.
Billy first ventured into music journalism by seeking out some of his favorite drummers with whom he could conduct private interviews with to share with his friends. When this initial round of interviews was well received, Billy decided to expand his website to include interviews with other great musicians around the world from legendary veteran rockers such as Adrian Belew, Rick Wakeman, and Tony Levin to some of the hardest working unsigned musicians and bands whom are looking to be discovered. It has been a fun and enlightening journey for Billy, and he is very happy to be branching out to bring some of these interviews to MusicDish.
As for musical influences, Billy's biggest inspirations include David Bowie, Adrian Belew, and his drumming idol, Steve Jansen, whom Billy has also created a new tribute site for.
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