Anetra

  • BORN IN: Kalamazoo, MI 
  • COLLEGE: Western Michigan University
  • CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Being able to continually learn new things and expand my horizons.
  • FAVORITE MEMORY AS A KID: Going to record conventions with my uncle Charles, and getting drum lessons from my uncle Perry. 
  • IN MY SPARE TIME:I love to read, cook, play in my band.  
  • MY GREATEST ACCOMPLISHMENT IS: Getting my second dan black belt. 
  • FAVORITE FOODS: Cajun/Creole, Thai, Indian (basically anything spicy lol), also steak ( rare), sushi.  
  • FAVORITE MOVIES: Clue, 84 Charing Cross Rd., Any John Hughes 80’s movie.  
  • FAVORITE BANDS: The Police, The Smiths, The Pixies, Sonic Youth, The Clash, Dropkick Murphys, Primus, Foo Fighters, Fugazi, Beck, Smashing Pumpkins, Rush. 
  • BEST CONCERT EVER ATTENDED: Kalamazoo’s tribute to Lollapalooza, called Kalapalooza where I played with my old band and a bunch of other bands. 
  • SPECIAL TALENTS: Playing drums, bass, and guitar, writing short stories and poetry, cooking outlandish recipes that I invent, martial arts. 
  • A QUOTE I LOVE: Savor language and words because no matter what anyone tells you, words and ideas have the power to change the world. – Dead Poets Society
  • REALLY FUN FACT: I played an extra in the movie “Kalamazoo?”. I’m milling briefly in the background of the reunion scene lol.