DrugSkull is an Alternative Punk band from Cross Lake, Manitoba.
DrugSkull hit the Supernova stage in April of 2012 for Band on the Run. They put on an amazing show, narrowly missing out on prizing at the show, but showed the dedication of their fans by winning the Wildcard Vote after the show.
Please introduce us to DrugSkull:
Clayton Ross - Vocals and Lead Guitar
Deli Ross - Vocals and Guitar
Kenny Anderson - Bass Guitar
Theo Richard - Bass Guitar
How did you get your band name and what brought you guys together as a band?
We got our name from our lifestyle. Clayton&Deli are the ones who originaly formed DrugSkull. Along with there late friend Wesley Halcrow who was the drummer for DrugSkull at the time. After Wesley passed on it was difficult for DrugSkull to carry on
and that is when Kenny and Theo were recruited....This is what brought DrugSkull together.
How long have you been playing together with the current lineup?
We have been rocking out with this line-up for nearly a year now.
If I was to put you on the spot and ask you to define your genre, what would you call it?
Dude, we are Alternative Punk.
Do you have any major artistic influences?
The Ramones, The Clash and The Sex Pistols are our main influences.
What is the most rewarding thing about being in a band?
The fact that people actually listen to our music.
What is the hardest part about being in a band?
Putting up with drugs and alcohol.
How did you come across Supernova.com and what would you tell other artists about Supernova?
We were searching for more gigs on the internet and came across Supernova. We think that Supernova is an awesome way for bands to be exposed.
Do you have a motto or recipe foir putting on a good show?
We all have our own band rituals.
What is your most memorable moment thus far as a band?
Rocking out with the late Wesley Halcrow.
What is the funniest/strangest story that you have had as a band?
Our drummer Theo abandoned us an hour before a show and Deli had to drum for that show.
If you had your way, where would you be in 2 years?
Well we would want to be on a major label, touring and spreading our music. Writing and making albums for the fans.
In closing, is there anything else that makes your band unique that new listeners should know?
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