We met Scott Wenzel, frontman of Whitecross immediately after the
live at Elements of Rock 2013 for a brief interview. He is a great
artist and his words testifiy to his faith and passion for the music.
are your first impressions after the show? Do you appreciate the
I love so much been here in Switzerland, I think God is going to do a
great and lasting work here long at we live it. I pray for God will
bless every people here.
You are considered, it's my opinion, a pioneer of the Christian hard
rock music. What do you suggest to the new bands that start to play
The most first important thing is that they love Jesus with all the
heart and they want serve Him, they want exalt Him because Jesus have
abilited us on drumming. Our needs should be on Jesus, this should be
the desire of all the bands that want lift up Jesus, the answer to all
Mike Lee from Barren Cross said the same thing last year. After
“High Gear”, Rex leaved the band, but during the last years you met
again. What has happened?
We found that we can work together and get other music and try to do
whatever we can.
And now, are you working for new songs, a disc or just live concerts?
We are working for live concerts right now.
How did Whitecross start to play hard rock for Jesus?
started back in 1987. Rex and I met because He was my guitar teacher. I
played rhythm guitar, but I wanted to learn even the lead guitar. He was
my music teacher and we enjoyed Whitecross while studying music.
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(with the collaboration
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