Dad Interview with Justin Holt of Caterpillar Hedge
June 28, 2018
Name: Justin Holt
Bands: Caterpillar Hedge, Rare Flower Hunters, Canonises
QRD – How old were you when you first realized you wanted to be a musician?
Justin – 20.
QRD – At what age did you decide you wanted to become a father?
Justin – I didn’t decide, it just happened.
QRD – Has your daughter effected the music you make &/or listen to?
Justin – Yes, Marley has effected the noise I make in the sense of just doing without thinking & being present.
QRD – Would you rather see your children eventually become musicians or parents?
Justin – Artist.
QRD – Both family & music seem like things that will take up as much of your time as you’re willing to put in. How do you end up dividing your time?
Justin – Time is hard to divide, But I mainly get up around 5-6am to practice and what have you before Marley wakes up.
QRD – What does your daughter think of your music?
Justin – She’s into to some of it, but not all!
QRD – Do you think you could ever do a musical project with your daughter?
Justin – Yes! We’ve already jammed several times.
QRD – Any words of advice to young people?
Justin – Think for yourself! Be present.