Published On: July 20, 2019 05:47 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Instant Inquiry with Jigmee Wangchuk Lepcha

Instant Inquiry with Jigmee Wangchuk Lepcha

Picture Courtesy: Shisha Lounge & Bar

Jigmee Wangchuk Lepcha is a vocalist for the rock band, The Midnight Riders. The band is mostly known for ‘Yaatra’ album and AC/DC tribute shows.

MyCity caught Lepcha for Instant Inquiry. Here’s what he had to say:

What is music for you?
Life. I cannot imagine living without it.

What do you want to do with your vocals?
Improve, maintain and eventually, inspire others.

If you could be any musician for a day, who would it be? Why?
Ronnie James Dio. He has a powerful voice. He’s also one of the best hard rock singers.

What do you do when you are alone at home?
I usually listen to music, practice and write songs.

What’s your favorite jam?
‘Back in Black’ by AC/DC.

If you could hang out with any musician, who would it be? Why?
Eric Johnson. I love his compositions, techniques and guitar tones.

Any songs you wish you had written?
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’.

Which international band do you want to be a part of?
Iron Maiden

Dream concert to attend?
AC/DC Live.

Dream venue to play?
Wembley Stadium.

What do you enjoy most about being a musician?
I can share love, joy, sorrow and pain through my singing. Also, playing for the audience gives me immense satisfaction.

What do you hate the most?
It’s the people who do not appreciate music.

A lesson you learned as a musician?
To appreciate other’s music, be humble, and support newcomers. Every day is a learning experience.

What do you want to change about the industry?
Giving more importance to the essence of music. Likewise, would also like to bring social media platforms focused on musicians.

Any messages you want to give to the people who want to rock?
Work hard. Do practice. Have passion, patience and dedication.

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