VAYA 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 it’s the turn of VAYA to tell us all about themselves.

A song that made you want to make music?

Break on Through (to the other side)The Doors

Best rider youve had?

Jim Morrison

Craziest moment youve had in the band?

When we crossed the custom to Bielorussia on tour, we almost finished in jail:) because we did not have any visa and we were not aware of it. Thanks the kids somehow they saved us:))))

Deepest lyric one of your songs features?

We are everything and nothing at all at the same time. Its just a piece of You and I.

Easiest song you wrote?

PULSE. Less that 10minutes (lyrics)

Favourite song in your set?

Depend of the project. The first album I love VAYA for its Earth-Tribe vibration coming from our Elders and ELEPHANTUS for its powerful wisdom. For the second project, BRUTAL, TRIBE.

Guest youd most like to feature on your record?

Jack White

Hardest thing about being in a band?

Being in a band:D. I love working in community with a wide vision on the whole things but building this one on stage can be lightly challenging:) Patience&Humour is the 2 Master words!

Interesting fact about one of your members?


Jokes you have in the band?

Et sinon euhtu joues dun instrument?

Key to writing a song?


Longest distance youve travelled to play a show?

Toronto (Canada) to Fukuoka (Japan). I felt going around the world.

Most inspiring musician youve experienced?

Can I say more than one? :))) Recently Miles Davis, Pink Floyd, The Doors (Jim), NIN (THE Fragile album)

New band youd recommend?

No idea. I am too much in my alchemist cave.

Opening for this band would be ideal?

Again Jack White even though I dont know really what he is doing today. It is just a question of Energy.

Place youd most like to tour?

Australia, South of America and why not The US.

Quote youd like to pass on to our readers?

Live your Dreams, trust yourself and push the limits »«  Go with the Flow »

Reason for the title of your recent/forthcoming release?

The next VAYAs chapter is about Freedom. The reason? I just feel the Spirit of the Eagle caressing my soul.

See us live at?

November in Toronto. It is a very alternative and industrial place, kind of unique. Normally the 2nd of November for BRUTAL project. We will have our collaborator video maker from Japan with:)

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

OF COURSE! Do you really feel any kind of soul and vibration today when you listen to the radio? It is all the same……

Unusual merchandise?

:))) On the way. This new experience will be available in November

Variations youd like to do on any of your songs?

I am entering in a new chapter of my music. Learning from the beginning E.v.e.r.y.t.h.i.n.g ..( sounds crazy when you started at 3 years old) . But with my new guitar teacher I will embrace a new experimental path with vocals and guitar. So I cant even really answer to that question today. We will see: again , Go with the flow and welcome new things on the table.

What do your fans mean to you?

A huge piece of LOVE

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

Mother Earth will take care of it

Youre late for a show, whose fault is it?


Zoo animal that next describes the personality of your band?

No Zoo. Simply the King of the Sky; Eagle:)

With All My LOVE


Elizabeth Birt

October 24, 2023

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


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