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The DePatie Melt - The Viking Princess And The Troll King

Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles-based guitarist John DePatie released his new song The Viking Princes And The Troll King under the name The DePatie Melt. When asked about the title he commented “I came up with the title while visiting Norway in January 2017. I had seen a hilarious Norwegian mockumentary called troll Hunter, and I got the idea for a story kind of the like Beauty And The Beast or Shrek,”. Written/recorded and performed by DePatie this is a track with cool guitar riffs throughout. Use the link below to check out the catchy guitar layers.

Having secured a spot in our previous Top 10 Guitar Riffs this month, we decided to reach out and find out more! Tamara Jenna quizzed John DePatie on his latest movements and what he has in store for the rest of 2022!

Hey, so firstly, it's great to be able to talk more about your artistry so thank you! When was your current song 'The Viking Princess And The Troll King' released?

The Viking Princess And The Troll King was originally released as a video that I did for my

YouTube channel exactly 3 years ago today actually, April 17, 2019. I recorded the song

while being filmed so the take that's in the video is the same performance that I released to

all other platforms on April 1st of this year. I got a really great reaction from the song and

regretted not doing anything else with it. After releasing four other songs over the last year I

decided it was time to finally put it out properly, send it out for reviews and give it the release that I had wanted for it.

We're glad you developed the song and sent it our way! So, where are you based?

I live in Hollywood, CA USA.