We recently welcomed on board the vivacious duo, The Royals! Made up of Jess Burton & Mikaela Donnelly – these two sat down to give us a bit of insight as to who they are and what they’re all about!
Where are you girls from and where are you currently living?
J: Sydney – currently in the Western Suburbs
Can you describe your music/sets in 5 words
J:Energetic, dirty, bass-face, unpredictable and fun
M: Fun, energetic, loose, sweaty and loud
Favourite dance moves
J: Rinsing definitely!! Jokes, jokes, I’m a horrible dancer…I look like a fly that has been sprayed by Mortein
M: Anything Hip Hop
J: She’s a freak Hip Hop dancer!
Ultimate, never fail, dance floor filler track
J: Our mashup of ‘Pursuit to Happiness’ by Steve Aoki – gets the “OHHH’s” every time!
M: ‘Never Be Like You’ – Tom Budin remix
First album you ever bought
J: Blink 182………..TUNES!!!
M: The Spice Girls on cassette – Absolute bangers
What/Who is your dream to collab with?
J: Skrillex and The Chainsmokers
M: The Chainsmokers/Nervo/alisonwonderland
Fave track of the moment
J: ‘Closer’ by The Chainsmokers, that shit is catchy AF and as if everyone doesn’t wish they had Range Rover
M: Cold Water (Bonka Mashup) & Biebs has my heart
One thing people might not know about you
J: Um, I had short term memory loss for 3 years due to a head injury and thought everyday was a Thursday
M: I LOVE musicals
What’s your fave thing to eat
J: That’s a hard one!! Sweet potato?? Sushi? I don’t know! I know one thing….buy me an Aloe Vera drank and I’ll be your life long friend
Any hidden talents or party tricks?
J: Hmm..I competed in the skating World Championships? That’s a hidden talent right?
M: I’m a dance teacher and I can smash an entire ox of Krispy Kreme’s to myself (yes, a dozen!)
What’s next for you?
J: We’re in the studio weekly, getting some originals together! So hopefully some good tunes soon!
M: Working really hard, spending my life on Ableton! We are determined to make fire!
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