How Musicians Learn From Peers – Conrad Doucette
In Chapter 16 of 21 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, musician and Takka Takka drummer Conrad Doucette answers “What Questions Do You Get From Local Musicians When Asking About Your Career?”
Doucette always gets asked where he and his band practices. He also gets asked and also asks about songwriting inspiration and arrangement. He inquires about voice development, instrument selection, and an array of musical questions. He also notes how the drumming community is very supportive of one another.
Doucette is the drummer for the Brooklyn-based band Takka Takka. He also performs with The National, Okkervil River, and Alina Simone. When not performing, Doucette works as a copywriter, blogger, and digital media producer. He has worked at Blender, Fuse TV, and Heavy.com. Doucette earned his BA in History from the University of Michigan. View more career videos at www.captureyourflag.com