Spotlight: The Royals

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
M: Sydney

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
M:
Blueberries!!

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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