The following is an interview with musician Draven Midnight by Bruce Edwin of The Hollywood Sentinel.
Q. Who are a few of your musical influences?
A. David Bowie, Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails) and Nirvana.
Q. Who are three of your mentors in life?
A. Leonardo Da Vinci, Bruce Lee, and Jimi Hendrix.
Q. What is your life motto?
A. Be Well.
Q. What is one book that has had a profound influence on your life?
A. ‘The Art of Dreaming’ by Carlos Castaneda.
Q. What is one film that has had a profound influence on you?
A. ‘The Crow.’
Q. Have you ever experienced a ghost?
A. I swear Jimi Hendrix, George Harrison, Kurt Cobain, John Lennon and a few others have been lingering over my shoulder for quite some time now.
Q. What is your purpose as you see it or feel it, on this planet?
A. Create Art. Leave a memorable mark and be a service to my family and community.
Q. What is your religion or spiritual path?
A. I walk the way of the Peaceful Warrior.
Q. Do you believe in Hell or the Devil?
I don’t put much weight in beliefs, but rather experiences. Lie is what you find in the middle of a belief. It’s a faulty construct.
Note: A ‘belief’ is the psychological state in which an individual holds a proposition or premise to be true (source- wikipedia)