Merci take on the A-Z challenge

Our A-Z challenge is a fun way to get to know the many bands and artists out there. Here its the turn of Merci to tell us all about themselves.

A song that made you want to make music?

Feel Good Inc

Best rider you’ve had?

We’ve never had a rider 

Craziest moment you’ve experienced in the band?

When we accidentally drove in the wrong direction for 2 hours

Deepest lyrics one of your songs features?

“Manhattans a place you can stay, where Jesus is calling but he don;t know your name”

Easiest song you wrote?

Haunt Me

Favourite song in your set?


Guest you’d most like to feature on your record?


Hardest thing about being in a band?

Writing the songs

Interesting fact about one of your members?

Jack’s legal name is John 

Jokes you have in the band?

We all call each other John

Key to writing a song?

Not being afraid to start over 

Longest distance you’ve travelled to play a show?

DC to LA

Most inspiring musician you’ve experienced?

Gerard Way on the Black Parade Tour 

New band you’d recommend?

Shallow Pools

Opening for this band would be ideal?


Place you’d most like to tour?


Quote you’d like to pass on to our readers?

“Fear is the mind killer” – Paul Atreides

Reason for the title of your recent/forthcoming release?

Currently Untitled

See us live at?

Wherever is safe 

The old days of music were better than the current, do you agree?

It’s not better or worse, just different 

Unusual merchandise?


Variations you’d like to do on any of your songs?

Orchestral Covers

What do your fans mean to you?

Everything, without them there is no us

X-rays or any treatments needed for band-related injuries?

Nothing yet knock on wood

You’re late for a show, whose fault is it?

Whoevers driving 

Zoo animal that best describes the personality of your band?

Plecostomus, check em out 

Elizabeth Birt

November 24, 2020

Band management assistant. Goth princess and lover of all things music and sport.


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