Mitchell Thomas is a guitarist, composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and private instructor who writes and performs a blend of rock, jazz, world music and hip-hop. Check out his amazing new single, “Gonna Happen Again”. Make sure you support artist like this that are making original music and not copping the mainstream.
Why did you select this song as your current single?
‘Gonna Happen Again’ represents my taste and sound. Encompassing the sounds of both psychadelic rock and hip hop, my influences shine through on this track. Plus, there is a flamenco guitar in the background that adds an element of mystique and other-world-ness as well.
How does this single relate to the rest of the Album?
‘Gonna Happen Again’ is the first track and sets the tone for ‘Air Plain’. Each song has a unifying vibe and feel that I introduce with the single. From there, the journey only gets more involved and varied.
How was the writing process for the song?
Writing the lyrics to this song was very satisfying. The emotion and feeling of the music really helped to spawn some lyrics deep in my heart and soul. I wasn’t thinking up these lyrics as much as listening to them from inside.
What does this song’s lyric mean to you?
The song’s lyric is about a perspective so big that we understand that everything, including life itself, will all happen again. No matter how unique an experience may seem, life repeats endlessly and we will all find ourselves repeating history in endless variations.
What would it be like to see you in person performing this song?
It would be strange. Besides that, it would be great because I compose and write the music that I like to hear. Combining many different styles and instruments is high on my list, so I’m postivie I would approve as a listener.
Could your fans summarize who you are as an artist by this song?
I believe they could because contained in this song is a lot of my guitar style and vocal style as well.
Is there a video planned and or completed and if so, what was the idea behind the video?
There is a video planned. I’ll leave it a surprise.
One last question, what is your motivation behind your music?
My motivation behind my music is the passion to create and perform music of a higher world and existence. Music is so powerful that we barely even know its abilities to heal and bring people together. I happily devote my life to exploring and sharing the magical world of music.