Posted on October 17, 2011
Meet the man who knows how to take on Mick Jagger and win. Who believes that music is the “Great Unifier” of people. And whose music idol is none other than the great Freddy Mercury. Some call him a musician, we call him our entertainer. At Howl we pride ourselves on hiring fun, interesting people. Basically, we hire the kinds of people you would want to hangout with. If you’d like to work at the World’s Greatest Rock N’ Roll Dueling Piano then click here. Every week we will showcase a different employee. This week meet Pete, our funny man & piano man from the Howl at the Moon in Charlotte.
Name: Pete Lents
Years at Howl at the Moon: 3 years
What’s the worst song request you’ve ever gotten? “We Built this City”- Starship
Who is your music idol? Freddy Mercury
What song can you player over and over again? “Don’t Gotta Work it Out” Fitz and the Tantrums
What song do you wish you didn’t have to play over and over again? “Don’t Stop Believing”- Journey
Who would you want to face in a head to head dueling piano battle? Mick Jagger- Because he doesn’t play piano and I could win easily.
What is your favorite prop on stage? My Dignity
Finish this sentence. I can’t perform without my….Fingers
If you could perform anywhere in the world (ANYWHERE) where would it be? Key West- It’s just a cool place.
When did you first know you wanted to be a performer? When I realized that girls like musicians.
Finish this sentence. Music makes the world a better place because… It’s the Great Unifier- people can be moved and coerced in masses by music more than any other art form.