We had the good fortune of connecting with Taide Pineda and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Taide, what led you to pursuing a creative path professionally?
I fell into it. Although it has not been easy, It is my passion and love it.
Let’s talk shop? Tell us more about your career, what can you share with our community?
My name is Taide Pineda I am a Singer/Song Writer from Phoenix, Arizona. I Perform all around AZ , CA and OR. My original music is a mixture of Sublime, Bob Marley, Tupac and Jimi Hendrix. What sets me apart from other musicians i believe is my lyrics and melody. I am most proud of the all original music I have had the privilege to record as a Solo Artist and with my band Highest Conspiracy. I never imagined myself to become a musician as a profession. I started playing music for fun in high school and just kept going because of how it made me feel.. Music as a profession is not easy but it beats the hell out of a 9 to 5 job. I love playing music and it never has feels like work. The most important thing I have learned from being a musician is to live every moment to the fullest. I want the world to know that Taide Pineda and his band are the band to put Arizona on the Map musically.
If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
Tuesday Id take them to Puro cigar bar for some live music 7-10 in chandler az Id take them to look out tavern on Wednesday from 4-7 for some live music from myself followed by Jack trivia with my brother JC as the Host. Friday id take them to culinary drop out for food/ live music from my three piece band from 8-11 at the phoenix location Saturday id take them to oldtown scottsdale for some live music, Food and drinks at Philadelphia Sandwich Co Sunday id hit some bottomless mimosas at the livingroom wine bar in awatuke
Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
Highest Conspiracy my band !! Some of the best hardworking people I know and love