ROCK STAR OF THE WEEK - JOHN WATSON!!!
8th Grader at Parrish Middle School
RiverCity Legends of Rock and Rockers Mix-Tape
Drums and Bass
Started at RiverCity Rock Star Academy July 2016
When did you start playing music and why?
I sort of started when I got my drum set when I was in 3rd grade, but I did not start playing consistently until I was in 6th grade.
What is your favorite song you’ve ever played at RiverCity?
My favorite song I have played at RiverCity would be ‘Hitching a Ride’ by Green Day.
What do you like about RiverCity?
I really enjoy RiverCity because of the great community and the teachers. I also feel that I have been able to progress a lot faster at RiverCity then I had at school. And of course the great music.
What are your favorite bands/artists right now?
A few of my favorite bands right now are Foo Fighters, Green Day, Blink-182, The Beatles and Black Sabbath.
What things do you like to do when you’re not at RiverCity?
Outside of RiverCity, I participate in Cross Country and in two band groups at school – jazz band and advanced band. I also like to cook and I’m in an engineering program.