Musician Ireesh Lal-Exclusive Interview

By March 15, 2017Exclusive

How did you start playing trumpet AND doing artwork?

I began playing the trumpet in 5th grade, through my public school’s band program. Performing with live artists came much later… I met Norton Wisdom onstage while while playing a show at the old House of Blues on Sunset Blvd.

If you could have one superpower what would it be?

Flight.

What is your favorite pick up line?

Jack Tripper said this on an episode of Three’s Company: “Know what I love about you? My arms.”

What makes your talents unique?

I DJ while playing jazz trumpet and synths simultaneously.

Did it all start with art or did it start with music?

Music.

If you could take any celebrity on a date who would it be?

Amy Winehouse.

Where do you find inspiration?

Discovering new music online and on the radio… I love KCRW.

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