Reddit AMA: Kastle
Kastle recently hosted a Reddit AMA shortly after his latest album “Reflections” and answered a wide range of questions about music production, his inspirations, his journey as an artist, some memorable moments and more. Here are ten things that we learned from his AMA:
- Kastle frequently meditates to kickstart his writing sessions and uses it to cope with the pressures of being an artist.
- Destiny is Kastle’s favorite PS4 game.
- Some of Kastle’s favorite books are Letters From The Earth by Mark Twain, Red Book by Carl Jung, and the Cosmic Trigger series by Robert Anton Wilson.
- Kastle shot the music video for “The Future” in Tokyo, Japan, due to its futuristic society and the role of technology keeping people connected.
- One time, a person on LSD walked on stage during Kastle’s performance, and smashed the DJ Mixer on the ground.
- Kastle has a deep understanding for existential philosophy, psychology and science.
- Kastle states that one of his biggest day-to-day struggles is social media.
- Kastle accredited his subconsciousness as the backbone of this record, saying that it helped bring the whole thing together.
- Kastle explains that one of his greatest inspirations is “90s jungle sound”.
- Not only is Kastle an artist, but he is also the manager and A&R for his record label, Symbols.
Listen to ‘Reflections’
Download Kastle’s 2010 – 2016 Discography