Sunday, March 6, 2011

Blip Nation Interview: Meet Greenfields47

Blipper since: October 26, 2009

Pete Dulin: What part of the world do you live in? 

Greenfields47: Kuala Lumpur City, Malaysia.

Dulin: What artist or band would you most like to have dinner with? What's the first thing you'd ask? 

Greenfields47: Many artists. Can't figure out who I like the most. At present moment, Lindsay Buckingham(Fleetwood Mac). I'd ask, "How is your day going today?"

Dulin: Do you remember the first music you ever purchased? What was it? Format (record, tape, CD, mp3)? Why did you buy it?

Greenfields47: Fleetwood Mac, Rumours album on tape. To listen to my favourite band in 1970s more often.

Dulin: What music artist(s) do you think the world should know more about?

Greenfields47: George Harrison, Jackson Browne, Bob Dylan, R.E.M, Suzi Quatro, Alabama, REO Speedwagon, Fleetwood Mac, John Lennon, Kraftwerk, Eagles, Don Henley and many others.

Dulin: Is there any artist from your country that you think the world should know about?

Greenfields47: Sheila Majid, Zainal Abidin, Ella Malaysia, Nora.

Dulin: Tell us about a favorite memory or treasured possession. It doesn't have to be related to music.

Greenfields47: My Travels in India, Thailand, Singapore and in peninsular Malaysia. All people of other nations that I met as a fellow traveler.

Dulin: If you could blip one song that could reach everyone on the planet, what would you choose?

Greenfields47: "Give me love (give me peace)" by George Harrison. And many other songs.

Dulin: If you could direct a video for an artist, who would it be? For what song? What style/type of video would it be conceptually?

Greenfields47: Billy Joel's "We didn't Start the Fire." The video will reflect the words of this song in the background but song will be updated in history from 1950s to 2010s.

Dulin: If you were on a world tour as a Blip.FM DJ and ambassador, what three countries or cities would you visit first? What DJs would you like to meet? 

Greenfields47: USA, Germany , Australia ....All my DJs friends from the U.S., Germany and Australia. No particular DJs.

Dulin: Imagine you are on a reality show where you must sing karaoke to an audience of friends and family. The prize is $1 million (US) that you can keep or donate to charity. What song would you sing?

Greenfields47: At present moment, Suzi Quatro's "Rockin Moonbeam."

Dulin: If you could blip a song now, as if it were from the future, and it would be sent to yourself when you were a kid, then what song would you blip?

Greenfields47: None, but would like more songs from the past to be blipped to present.

Dulin: What song would you want to blip to your significant other, friend, or family member before you boarded a spaceship to the moon with little hope of return?

Greenfields47: The Temptations' "My Girl"

Dulin: Pick one song that encapsulates your personality, and explain why?

Greenfields47: Bob Dylan - "Subterranean Homesick Blues" The lyrics in this song are so truthful about the ways of society in U.S. in the past. I'd like to study the history of nations via songs.

Dulin: What artists/releases are you excited about for 2011?

Greenfields47: Nickel Creek, Foo Fighters, R.E.M, SevenDust, Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum and many others.

Dulin: Think of another Blip.FM DJ. You don’t have to reveal who it is. What question would you most like to ask him or her? 

Greenfields47: No questions really. I'd just be happy to talk about some silly things/silly questions. I'd  like for DJs to laugh and enjoy together.

Dulin: What artists and/or songs would you want to hear on the soundtrack of your life?

Greenfields47: I love too many artists. The list is long. I cannot list all of them. George Harrison, John Lennon, R.E.M, REI Speedwagon, Suzi Quatro, Neil Young, Neil Diamond, Phil Collins, Genesis, Mike and the Mechanics, Temptations, Cameo and many others. Songs will be songs of these artists.

Dulin: What influences your blip picks? Mood, nostalgia, new artist/song, social interaction, or other factors?

Greenfields47: I just blip the songs that pop in my head or reblip songs from my past blip list. I blip songs that other DJs may love or like and which is carefully selected, according to  DJs and their different  tastes.

Dulin: What prompted you to join

Greenfields47: I love to meet people and exchange music with people of all nations. I love to give CDs to friends and share music joy. is a good way for this music hobby.  I have even met DJs who visited Kuala Lumpur City.  I have met Florinsta from Italy, who is no longer blippin and closed their account.

Dulin: Any other thoughts to share?  

Greenfields47: Keep blippin' DJs. It does much good for other DJs, more than you will ever know. There is too much good music, good musicians and good DJs in the world. You can't list all their good enough.

Pete Dulin is the co-publisher and editor of and writes freelance for magazines, websites, and newspapers. He can be found in the Blip Nation at He can be reached at, and

1 comment:

  1. Another wonderful interview Pete! Great to learn more about you, Raja!