Thanks to VENTS Magazine for the interview! Original source: https://ventsmagazine.com/2021/06/22/interview-austins-folk-punk-storyteller-ricky-mendoza/   INTERVIEW: Austin’s Folk-Punk Storyteller Ricky Mendoza INTERVIEW: Austin’s Folk-Punk Storyteller Ricky Mendoza Written by RJ Frometa   Stream “Lauve” on Spotify Hi Ricky, welcome to VENTS! How have you been? I’ve been doing amazing. Woke up today healthy and alive and insanely grateful for the day and to share my energy with you. Can you talk to us more about your latest single “Lauve”? Absolutely! It’s been 5 years since my last release and Lauve is the

I'm making my THIRD album (now that I'm in quarantine) and this is the first in a series of videos to show the process of how I actually make an album. NOW, I'm not a sound recording expert and but recording songs is a LOT of fun because you get to sculpt the sound and make it the way you'd want. As for gear: Microphone: Shure MV51 and MV88+ Software: Beatmaker 3 (to record) and