Hedonism is a fairly new punk/metal band in the Reno scene that isn’t afraid to scream and throw down some heavy riffs. The band has performed at the Holland Project and at several backyard shows, and has released a few demos on Soundcloud to share their sound. For headbang metal, check out “Life,” and for moshpit punk, check out “Fuck Your Ideology.” Quinn Frenzel is the lead guitarist of Hedonism, and he is the latest to take The Lucky 13; here are his brief and to-the-point answers.
What was the first concert you attended?
What was the first album you owned?
The Dark Side of the Moon, Pink Floyd.
What bands are you listening to right now?
Dystopia, Black Flag, Pantera, and Death.
What artist, genre or musical trend does everyone love, but you don’t get?
What musical act, current or defunct, would you most like to see perform live?
What’s your favorite musical guilty pleasure?
What’s your favorite music venue?
The Holland Project.
What’s the one song lyric you can’t get out of your head?
“The sun is the same in a relative way, but you’re older,” “Time,” Pink Floyd.
What band or artist changed your life? How?
Tool changed my life. Their music is different, and they showed me that no matter what kind of music you like, you can always be something great.
You have one question to ask one musician. What’s the question, and who are you asking?
I would ask Dimebag Darrell how big he was.
What song would you like played at your funeral?
“Cemetery Gates” by Pantera.
Figurative gun to your head, what is your favorite album of all time?
Vulgar Display of Power by Pantera.
What song should everyone listen to right now?
“Now and Forever” by Dystopia.