Why do you think you are No. 3 out of 4 in the rankings?
Wes: Because Carly Rose is amazing at singing!
Drew: Truth is, this is kind of a vocal competition and we're not the most amazing vocalists. We're more about the song and interacting with the crowd.
Keaton: We're like a real band and they are like real singers.
What went into choosing your song for this week?
Drew: It's the first song we ever wanted to do on this show, but we haven't been able to do it until now. We already know this song, inside and out. I've written a rap for it. We get to play instruments on it. It's a sick song.
Wes: It's everything we've been wanting to do.
Keaton: I'm playing bass. Drew's on guitar. And, Wes is rocking lead vocals.
Can you tease a lyric in the rap for us?
Drew: "Her name is Karma. She's a female dog."
Uh, you are joking?
Drew: I'm dead serious.
Is this the song that will get you to the finale?
All: Yes, definitely.
How do you feel about the song Simon chose for you guys this week?
Drew: Also sick. Completely love it. It's a really, really respectable, honorable song and we're stoked and honored to do it.
How do the songs differ?
Drew: They are completely different. One of them is broke-down acoustic, but with a very explosive ending. The other one is literally what a song from our album would sound like. This week is gonna be off the hook!
Are you rehearsing more this week to try to get to the finale?
Drew: Before, it was about learning the lyrics and singing the melody and now we get to play instruments and freestyle with it a little bit and make it our own.
How are you feeling now that you are so close with a lot to win or lose depending on how Wednesday goes?
Wes: I literally feel completely stress-free. This is my favorite week.
Keaton: Yeah, I feel really relaxed.
Drew: Hakuna Matata. [Swahili-to-English translation: "There are no worries."]
Are you guys itching to get back to being a band, playing your own music, playing clubs, etc.?
Drew: We can't wait to go and play clubs again.
Keaton: That's what we do.
Drew: I've been writing a lot lately. I got a journal the other day and I've been filling it with thoughts on what's been going on.
Keaton: And all of that goes into a song eventually.
Wes: We have so many songs ready to go.
Keaton: Drew has about 40 songs he's written.
Are the four acts competitive with one another yet?
Wes: No. Nothing has changed at all. Everyone loves each other. For real.
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