Jack Savoretti Interview by Christian Lamitschka for Country Music News International Magazine & Radio Show
How was the last year for you? What were your highlights?
Wonderful, thank you!
where so many highlights to last year, however playing at La Fenice Theatre in Venice
and sharing a stage with Kylie Minogue has to be the top.
What is your favorite song among all the songs you have recorded and what’s the
story behind it?
I could never choose a favorite song … I can however say that the reason I
wanted to lead with “Candlelight” and open up the album with it is that I
wanted the mood to be set
Do you have any interesting stories about how fans have been affected by your
Not really …And if I did I couldn’t possibly share them
What do you think about today’s music scene versus its post and where do you
see it going in the future?
don’t think the music scene really changes .. I just a thing. Generetaions come
and go and always think the one before was better … its human nature
If you had the chance to change something about the music industry, what would
The only thing that ever gets in the way of music is people… I guess there are
a few people I would change
Are you doing anything to take music beyond its current borders or are you
happy where it is?
There are a lot of love songs on the radio but there doesn’t seem to be any
romance … I would like to bring that back
What has been your greatest challenge in music business?
Listening to the right people …Everybody has an opinion and it takes years of
experience to learn who to listen to and who to ignore
Is there any place you haven’t played that you would like to?
Answer: South America
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