Joost Meijerink - Guitar.
Where are you from?
Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Name of band:
Startled by Silence.
Who else is in your band?
Misha de Haan - Clean vocals
Peter Rebel - Scream vocals
Tijmen Compagnie - Guitar
Chris Kuiper - Bass
Justin Plug - Drums
How would you describe yourselves?
We're a metalcore band.
Who are your main influences musically?
August Burns Red, Bury Tomorrow, The Devil Wears Prada, Paramore and many more.
What do you hope to achieve in music?
For now to tour Europe, after that North America and then we'll take over the world.
What has been the highlight of your career so far, and why?
A German festival called Freakstock, our first international show with an amazing audience.
And what’s the moment you want to forget?
The way we parted with our first bass player, that should have been done a better way.
If you had to pick just one of your songs to represent your music, what would it be and why?
'Panic is Way too Expensive These Days'
Where can we listen to it?
Where can we find out more about your music?