30 Seconds With Kina Grannis
Rocks Off sat down with Kina Grannis to see what we could learn about the rising singer-songwriter sensation in 30 seconds.
Rocks Off: What is the worst song in the world?
Kina Grannis: The one that I write while I'm dreaming and slips out of existence as soon as I wake up. That's just cruel.
RO: What is the best lyric in the world?
KG: I must have at least 50 favorite lyrics, and I certainly haven't heard all the songs in the world, but here's one of them from "Wait It Out" by Imogen Heap:
"For all we could and should be being in the one life that we've got"
Sabrina Carpenter: The De-Tour
TicketsSun., Jul. 30, 7:00pm
I Love The 90's: The Party Continues Tour
TicketsSun., Jul. 30, 7:30pm
2 Chainz - Pretty Girls Like Trap Music Tour 2017
TicketsFri., Aug. 4, 7:00pm
TicketsSat., Aug. 5, 8:00pm
Summer Slaughter Tour
TicketsMon., Aug. 7, 2:00pm
RO: Someone throws a beer bottle at you. What do you do?
KG: Depends on a lot of things. Does it hit me? Am I unconscious? Is said person creepy looking? Realistically, I would probably just walk away and let my anger fester inside of me until I wrote a song about it.
RO: Without worrying about space, time, or the laws of physics, what would be the ultimate gig to play?
KG: Well now I'm tempted to say floating in outer space, or in an oxygen bubble on the moon, just because those would be cool places to be. But in this world, maybe in a forest somewhere. A forest with acoustics like a stairwell.
RO: What would you buy with a million dollars?
KG: I'm not one to spend the money I make until I need to, so it would most likely go into the bank until I thought of something great to do with it.
RO: What would you buy with your last dollar?
KG: Assorted candy... perhaps.
RO: If you could canonize another musician, who would it be and of what would they be the patron saint?
KG: Jonsi, and he would be the patron saint of music-too-beautiful-to-be-human-made.
Kina Grannis plays Thursday at House of Blues.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Houston, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.