by Ryan Russell
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For a while, it has been a difficult period. There was so much negative energy in the band to the point where we wanted to just drop everything. But then the three of us decided that we want to remain as a band, and this won’t break us. From there, we started writing and recording so many songs that we kind of realized that there is light at the end of the tunnel.
It means a lot to us that the fans feel connected with us and care about us. That means too much because that’s what we want. We don’t want them to feel we are unreachable because we are like them. We all are normal kids but somehow we got lucky when we grabbed a guitar.
It’s both. It’s so cool, but I just don’t see myself that way [Being an idol]. But I definitely remember being a young girl and having books that had like Gwen Stefani and how she did her hair and makeup and TLC and Aaliyah, and even Missy Elliot. I really looked up to a lot of women in music who were doing things that were a little different. I love our young fans. I love to see the way they express themselves in fashion and through the kind of music that they listen to. It is really cool, it’s an amazing position to be in.