Interview with Tony Pettry of Shattered
Shattered was founded by Tony Pettry in 2014 and obtained the copyright on the band name. The band had its ups and downs getting our cd recorded and released named "PRIDE" which has been released on Oct. 04th, 2017. Its hard to define the style of metal we play because of so many influences from the 80's to current.
Check out my chat with Tony below:
Emmy: How did the name come about?
Tony: Shattered was a name we tossed around and it really stood out and caught our ear. We said all at once , this is the one!
Emmy: How would you describe your genre to someone who isn't familiar with your music?
Tony: Shattered is a diverse Metal band which mixes old school And new school Metal to make a very unique sound.
Emmy: How did the band form?
Tony: I, Tony Pettry started the band back in 2014 because I was tired of playing other bands music and wanted to express my style to the world
Emmy: What are some of the artists that influence you?
Tony: My biggest influences are King Diamond, Kiss, Iron Maiden, and I love jamming some Danzig.
Emmy:If you could tour with any artist or band (still active or not) who would it be?
Mine would be King Diamnond. Tony: What's your favorite show you've played?
We got an encore opening for Nile and Overkill. It was amazing.
Emmy: What's the future hold for the band?
Tony: Shattered is finishing up our album and planning a tour. Cant wait!!!!!!!