Fresh off their month long tour, the men of Kelen Heller have been working hard to expand their reach, increase their fanbase and formulate a plan for world domination! Kelen Heller is Ricky Shuler (vocals), Mark Frey (guitar), Brandon Moore (bass), Efrum (lead guitar), and Kevin Wall (drums).
Have you ever wondered what goes on in the mind of a madman? Ever questioned what leads a dark and mysterious artist to musical sanctuary? Or perhaps you’ve pondered where their story originated? Well, unfortunately, you’ll get none of those answers here. Instead, what we have is an interesting (and unintentional) game of word association as conceived by the mischievous yet amiable mind of Kelen Heller’s lead guitarist Efrum Ferguson. Examiner.com got a chance to pick the brain of the silent shredder about the band’s recent tour, the strange, the serious and the mysterious origins surrounding his plastic visage…
How would you summarize the tour?
What was the most unusual thing you saw on the road?
What was the weirdest thing you did on tour?
How (if at all) did this experience change or influence you?
If someone made a movie of your life, what kind would it be and who would you want to play you?
EF: Silent. Max Schreck.
Where did the mask come from?
What do you listen to for inspiration?
Have you guys been working on some new material?
What’s the next step for Kelen Heller?
Any last words?
As always, a man of (very) few, but important words! It would seem that the touring experience was overall a positive one for Kelen Heller and a learning experience to boot. By all accounts, the band has learned what it means to be on the road and what it takes to make it. According to their collective Facebooks, they are making plans and prepping material for more tour dates and possibly a new CD. So, keep an eye out for Kelen Heller, because the best is yet to come!
**NO WORDS WERE UTTERED IN THE MAKING OF THIS INTERVIEW**