UK Open Mic


Meet Europe-born, UK Open Mic performer, Aremuorin:


Hi Aremuorin, thanks for joining us! Let’s get into it:

Do you play solo only, or also in a group?


How old are you?


Where were you born?


Where did you grow up?

Africa & Europe

How did that place influence your music? (if at all!)

Hugely vicariously by Escaping Adversity

Where are you based now, and why?


What got you into making music in the first place?

Homage To My Faith

What instrument/s do you play?

Singing, Piano

Who would be in your top 10 musical influences, and why?

Billie Holliday, Andrea Bocelli, Aretha, Whitney, Sam Cooke, Macy Gray, Diama Krawl,

Do you write your own songs?


How many years have you been writing songs for?


What process, or processes, do you often find yourself using when you write songs?


How long have you been playing open mic nights?

Escape & Creativeness

What advice would you give new performers who are just starting out playing their first open mics?


What’s the hardest thing, for you, about playing open mics?

Finding the right safe spaces

What’s the most bizarre, or fun, open mic, or gig, you’ve ever played, and why?

TAM … diversity

If it’s not already, are you hoping to make music your full-time career?


What do you currently find the hardest and biggest obstacles to moving your music career forward?

Funding for all

What’s the one truth about you that people often find surprising?

I write and play piano and sing.

What’s the most exciting project you’re working on at the moment?

Reviving old songs unused that were pitched and performing them live to a new audience.

Do you have your own music video, channel or playlist you’d like to share?

Do you have music on streaming? What’s you main streaming channel to send people to?

Where is the main place should people go to find out more about you?

What other sites/profiles should people go to to find out more about you?

We’re done! Anything else you want to share before we go?

No thanks!

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