"Music was his first love - and it will be his last"
Leon (20) had started early on to develop own ideas on the keyboard, which he then recorded in his homestudio. Encouraged by his brother Felix, Leon started playing the guitar at the age of 16.
After playing in a Songwriter-Pop band as a guitarist and a songwriter for 1.5 years, he decided to found a new band with his brother, the Residence.
Leon is not only a singer and lead guitarist of the band, he also takes care of booking, recording, producing, and managment.
Songs penned by Leon include "Summer Revolution", "Always carry on" and "Give it all away" and are typically characterized by harmonic melodies and clear vocal lines.
His songtexts mostly deal with dreams and visions.
Besides his passion for the guitar, he´s playing bassguitar, piano, and drums which he had taught himself.
His inspirations include Queen, ELO, Toto, Eric Clapton, Oasis, Fun, Dawes, John Mayer.