Koplowitz speaks about his music with confidence; he'd like to record in a studio, work with a producer, make something less "clubby and poppy," and put a greater emphasis on complex drum beats and intricate song structures. He doesn't have a personal manifesto, but it doesn't take him too long to draft one. "Honestly, I feel like I should probably have a philosophy, but personally, my musical preferences change on a daily basis. One day, I'll be like, 'Oh, I'm really into electronica music,' and the next day, I'll be like, 'Oh, I really want to use an acoustic guitar,' and so I find myself getting frustrated with myself because I'm not very consistent when it comes to writing music. . . . I think my philosophy is just, 'Make yourself like it so much that it doesn't matter if other people like it.' "

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