Episode 24 - Veronica Torres [Musician]
In this episode, Veronica Torres (aka V Torres) speaks to us about her high school basketball career, selling out The Roxy (and getting a standing ovation) at age 21 and why "everything is temporary".
6:20 - What position did Veronica play for her basketball team.
7:00 - The signature of 11/11 in Veronica's life.
10:55 - How did Veronica get the courage to leave a promising Accounting career.
14:10 - Selling out (and getting a standing ovation) at the Roxy in 2005 at age 21!
17:42 - "Stay focused and surround yourself with positive people."
22:00 - What the lyrics to "Old Soul" mean to Veronica.
27:15 - How Veronica's perspective on competition has evolved.
32:40 - How basketball taught her about perseverance and resilience.
33:35 - The influence Veronica's father had on her when she was growing up.
38:25 - "Everything is temporary."
40:12 - Regina Spektor inspires Veronica.
February 19th gig info (flyer below)
Veronica's 90's Hip Hop Spotify Playlist