Check our interview with up & coming Boston area musician Joe Dias. His new single “Something Better” is out now.
With his musical career sparked from the inspiration of his younger sister, who while in the hospital would send request to her brother to cover her favorite songs. From multiple covers to his original songs, his career began to take off. After immersing himself into songwriting, Dias was approached by rapper P. Sanders [Peyton Sanders] and asked to join him on a national tour, playing for crowds of thousands with artists such as Jake Miller, Jessica Sanchez & more.
When did you start, and when did you knew this was the professional life for you?
I started music when I was 5 years old, starting on piano. I moved to guitar at age 7. I knew this was my life at age 16 when my sister, who always encouraged me to pursue music, unfortunately passed away at the age of 15. Her name was Gianna.
What kind of music did you grow up with?
Rock & Roll music that my father used to play in his car, he had a big CD collection I used to dig through as a Child.
Who was your music inspiration at that moment, and who is now?
Frank Ocean at that time, and Elvis Presley now.
What kind of music do you listen on daily basis?
Classic Rock, Top 40 Radio, Trap Music, basically anything that’s good.
On your point of view, how is the music scene right now?
Evolving into something new.
Tell us about your new single “Something Better”?
It is my personal favorite out of everything I have ever written. And I look forward to seeing people’s reactions as the song grows in popularity.
Describe your sound in 3 words?
Passionate, Raw, Real
What is next for Joe Dias?
More Music and More Shows.
How’s your typical day?
Wake up, make food, go to gym, get to work, get tired, and go to bed lol.
Best advice ever given?
Don’t judge anyone, because everyone has their own story.
What do you do in your free time?
I usually play guitar or FaceTime my family.
Any tips that you can give to up-coming talent?
Never do what’s popular, always do what’s in your heart.
What do you like to watch on tv?
I don’t watch TV!
3 things you can’t leave your house without?
Keys, wallet, phone lol
What music do you like?
Do you support any charity?
I have performed 2 concerts with full proceeds going towards MGH hospital for children.
Your idea of a perfect Sunday is?
With my family and my dog back in Boston 🙂
Where we can follow you?
But my Snapchat is xJoexDiasx
Favorite Music: Rock
Quote: “Ambition Is A Dream With A V8 Engine”
Holiday Destination: Hawaii or Turks and Caicos
Food: Pasta and meatballs
Restaurant: Polacaris in Boston
Celebrity Crush: Arianna Grande
Song: Can’t Help Falling In Love
Sports Team: Patriots