Baauer has had a crazy few years. Ever since ‘Harlem Shake‘ exploded onto the worldwide stage via viral Youtube videos, he has been busy playing stages all over the world. And he’s nowhere near being satisfied as an artist.He recently embarked on an international trip with Nick Hook with the intention of recording sounds they had never heard before in an attempt to use these unique and organic sound samples in future music projects.
Baauer took to the internet airwaves, like many other artists, and participated in a fan generated question and answer session via Reddit, here’s some of our favorite answers. As always, feel free to hop on over to Reddit and check out the question and answer session in its entirety.
Baauer on his biggest non-musical influences
Baauer tells us his favorite beverage choice
Baauer tells us what to expect from his next album
Baauer tells us about his uncommon samples
Baauer tells us about his biggest challenge in producing music
Finally, Baauer and Nick Hook tells us what animals they want to be
I for one cannot wait to hear these unique samples being used by Baauer. In an age of digital samples and copy and paste tunes, something organic is always a nice breath of fresh air.